The US Congress forced State Department transparency on UNRWA

One of the organization headed by the writer's most extensive areas of journalistic research has involved investigations of Palestinian Authority/UNRWA education. David Bedein, 2/13/2019, 1:07 PM

US State Department sought to buy from Clinton donor

Just a few weeks after Hillary Clinton stepped down as Secretary of State, the State Department made overtures to one of her largest donors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2016, 1:02 PM

Benghazi report revealed: Surprise allies, security snafus

Sacrificed for politics: 4 Americans die as State Department worries about offending Libya. The rest rescued by Qhaddafi supporters.Rachel Kaplan, 6/29/2016, 11:53 AM

US 'looks forward' to Ya'alon's successor

State Dept. says it appreciates Ya'alon's leadership, belying a rocky relationship in which he called Kerry 'messianic.'Ari Yashar, 5/20/2016, 1:05 PM

State Dept. caught lying about UN's anti-Israel bias

UN Watch debunks State Dept. figures that tried to justify Obama's legitimization of the hostile UNHRC.Ari Yashar, 5/20/2016, 8:55 AM

US 'troubled' by Russian ban on Soros fund

Open Society Foundations threaten state security, says Russian Prosecutor-General. In Israel, they operate more freely.Gil Ronen, 12/1/2015, 2:02 PM

State Department Interferes in Favor of PLO Terrorists

Washington asks a judge presiding over terror victims' compensation case to reduce money paid to Israelis injured during Second Intifada.Tova Dvorin, 8/11/2015, 2:13 PM

Watch: State Dept. Tells Israel to Leave Illegal Arab Settlement

Spokesperson reads unusual statement 'strongly urging' Israel not to demolish illegal Arab town built on site of ancient Jewish village.Ari Yashar, 7/17/2015, 8:11 AM

US: Netanyahu Win to Have No Impact on Nuclear Talks

US State Department insists that Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu's re-election will not impede Iran nuclear talks in any way.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2015, 10:15 PM

US 'Strongly Opposes' PA ICC Request

Washington calls Abbas's unilateral move 'counterproductive,' says it 'does nothing' for the Palestinian people.Tova Dvorin, 12/31/2014, 9:28 PM

State Department: Jewish Homes 'Incompatible with Peace'

US blasts Israel for building in J'lem, says Jewish apartments are 'illegitimate settlement activity' that 'prejudges' capital's future.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2014, 9:44 PM

Palestinian Teen Terrorist Was US Citizen

State Dept. urges 'calm' after revealing that 17 year-old shot dead after lobbing firebombs at Israeli civilians was an American citizen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2014, 7:00 PM

State Department Accuses Bennett of 'Distorting' Kerry Comments

Marie Harf apparently misses reaction from Gilad Erdan, accuses Bennett of 'politics of distortion' for reacting to Kerry comments.Tova Dvorin, 10/18/2014, 8:48 PM

Of Things to Come:Taking Stock After the Gaza Operation

There is a worst case scenario, but it is not an unrealistic one. Lee Kaplan, 9/14/2014, 1:22 PM

US Blacklists IS Leader as 'Global Terrorist'

State Department blacklists Abu Mohammed al-Adnani, senior Islamist in IS Caliphate.Tova Dvorin, 8/19/2014, 1:06 PM

State Department Fuels Mideast Racism

A call to America to support its own values. Ronn Torossian, CEO of 5WPR, 2/17/2014, 1:18 PM

U.S. Welcomes Decision to Disinvite Iran from Geneva II

State Department hopes "all parties can now return to focus on the task at hand" after UN's Ban cancels Iran's invitation to Geneva II.Elad Benari, 1/21/2014, 4:42 AM

US Shutdown: State Dept 'Can't Enforce Sanctions on Iran'

Attempts to force Iran to abandon its quest for nuclear weapons are put at risk, as State Dept says it can't enforce sanctions.Adam Ross, 10/4/2013, 10:41 AM

Israel Top Ranked by US for Efforts to Combat Human Trafficking

For the second year in a row, Israel has received a top rating by the US government for its efforts in battling human trafficking.Chana Ya'ar, 6/20/2013, 11:09 AM

State Dept.: Iran Increased Support for Global Terrorism in 2012

Iran boosted in 2012 its support for global terrorism to levels not seen for two decades, says annual U.S. State Department’s report.Elad Benari, 5/31/2013, 4:15 AM

U.S.: We Support Israel’s Ability to Defend Itself

The United States reiterates that Israel has the right to defend itself, even if Russia sells advanced missiles to Syria.Elad Benari, 5/30/2013, 5:44 AM

U.S.: Beit El Construction is 'Counterproductive'

The U.S. says that Israel's approval of new homes in Beit El is "counterproductive to the cause of peace."Elad Benari, 5/10/2013, 5:43 AM

U.S. Criticizes Erdogan After His Latest Anti-Israel Remarks

Erdogan accuses Israel of "ethnic cleansing" in Gaza, U.S. says the comments are "not helpful".Elad Benari, 11/21/2012, 3:45 AM

U.S. Monitoring Iran's Activities in Sudan

The United States says it is monitoring a visit by two Iranian warships to a Sudanese port this week.Elad Benari, 11/1/2012, 5:11 AM

Report: Benghazi Attack Also Targeted CIA Installation

The September 11 attack in Benghazi, Libya, also hit a covert CIA installation, U.S. officials say.Elad Benari, 10/23/2012, 12:12 AM

U.S. Offers $12 Million for Al-Qaeda Financiers

The U.S. posts a reward for help in tracking down two Iran-based Al-Qaeda financial backers.Elad Benari, 10/19/2012, 4:12 AM

Comedy Hour at State Dept. on Iran and Israel

The US says there are two diplomacies – public and private. Israel is “private” when it comes to red lines apparently. But Iran is public. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 9/12/2012, 8:33 PM

US to Oppose Abbas’ Bid for Statehood

The Obama administration says it will “make the case” at the UN for Israeli-PA talks when Abbas bids for recognition of the PA. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 9/11/2012, 9:39 AM

State Dept: Israel as Dangerous for Visit as Syria

The State Department has issued a travel warning for Israel, as it has for Syria. Apparently, though, Egypt is perfectly safe to visitDavid Lev, 8/23/2012, 11:15 AM

U.S. Slams Israel Over Temple Mount Prayer Policies

A U.S. report on religious freedom slams Israel for preventing Jews from praying on the Temple MountDavid Lev, 8/9/2012, 11:54 AM

Mainstream Media Now Calls PA Farmers ‘Peasants’

A journalist covering the State Dept. calls PA Arabs “peasants” and cites “settler violence” without mentioning Arab terrorism.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/30/2012, 12:18 PM

Is Israeli Capital in Tel Aviv?

Soon after the State Dept. was not able to state the location of the capital of Israel, the Washington Post wrote it is Tel Aviv.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/2/2012, 11:37 AM

Syrian FM: Assad's Words Distorted by State Dept

Syria's Foreign Ministry is working on damage control, denying President Assad refused to take responsibility for the actions of his troops.Chana Ya'ar, 12/7/2011, 4:39 PM