State Dept. Brushes Off Netanyahu Comment on Palestinian State"Many things are said before elections" is State Department's response to Netanyahu's comments about a Palestinian state.
State Dept.: Assad Will 'Never' be Part of Syria Peace TalksState Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki seeks to calm the storm caused by Kerry's comments on Syrian president.
Washington Denies Blair Being Pushed Out of QuartetState Department spokeswoman says reports that former British PM is leaving Quartet are "incorrect".
Obama Administration Expects UN to Approve Deal with IranState Department says UN would probably endorse final deal with Iran, denies talks on removing sanctions are taking place.
US Condemns ISIS Mass-Abduction - But Won't Say 'Christians'State Departnment's Jen Psaki condemns abduction, but hastens to add that most ISIS victims 'have been Muslims.'
State Department 'Concerned' Over Cutting of Electricity in PAState Department spokeswoman expresses concern over the IEC temporarily cutting off power in the PA because of its huge debt.
White House 'Concerned' That PA May Disappear SoonPsaki says without foreign funds to prop it up, PA may disband in weeks and cause a 'dire situation,' noting that Congress won't help.
Psaki Responds to Netanyahu: There's No Deal YetState Department spokeswoman questions PM Netanyahu's claim that Israel knows the details of the planned deal with Iran.
State Dept.: Kerry Will be 'Out of Town' During Netanyahu SpeechWhere will Kerry be when Prime Minister Netanyahu addresses Congress? "Probably out of town", says his spokeswoman.
State Dept. Backs Obama: Paris Attack Didn't Target JewsJen Psaki the latest Obama spokesperson to stutter an explanation as to why he described the attack on kosher store as just 'random'.
There's No Coordination with Assad, Says State DepartmentState Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki says her country isn't coordinating airstrikes against ISIS in Syria.
Did Obama Lie about Netanyahu Congress Invitation?It now turns out the White House was told of the invitation extended to the PM before Netanyahu accepted it, not after.
State Department: UN's Gaza Commission is 'One-Sided'State Department spokeswoman says Washington "remains concerned" about UN's probe of Israel even after Schabas quit.
US Stands By Israel with Hezbollah ResponseWashington expresses support for Israel's 'legitimate right to self-defense' after Hezbollah missile attack kills two soldiers.
United States: Battle for Kobane Isn't OverState Department says Kurds have made progress in Kobane but it "remains contested".
US Calls for ISIS to Release Japanese HostagesState Department expresses support of Japan, condemns ISIS threat to behead captives; Kerry to speak with Japanese counterpart.
Kerry Plans ISIS Counter-terror War in UKAfter ISIS-linked Paris attacks, Kerry visits London to work out US-led coalition's next steps; fighters recruited from West a prime issue.
US: 'Palestine' Not a State, So Not Eligible to Join ICCState Department spokeswoman says PA not a country so can't sign up to Rome Statute, as Congress threatens to cut all funding to PA.
US Slams Freeze on PA Tax RevenuesState Department says retaliatory freeze for ICC bid 'raises tensions.'
US Finally Says it Opposes Unilateral PA UN BidAfter fence sitting with Kerry saying he was open to resolution, State Department says it 'can't support' demand for Israeli withdrawals.
US Slams EU Removal of Hamas from Terror BlacklistWashington urges the EU to maintain sanctions on the terror organization as Hamas spokesman declares 'victory' in ruling.
Iran Condemns Israel's 'Assassination' of PA MinisterIran says "assassination" of Ziad Abu Ein proves Israel's "criminal nature". Washington, meanwhile, calls for a "fair probe".
State Dept: Position on 'Settlements' Won't Change After ObamaState Department spokeswoman responds to Minister Ya'alon's comment that Obama is responsible for construction freeze.
State Dept: Reports of Sanctions Against Israel 'Unfounded'State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki denies Washington is considering sanctions against Israel over its construction plans.
Watch: Jen Psaki on Hot Mic Calls Her Egypt Line 'Ridiculous'At the end of press conference in which she was pressed on her platitudes about Mubarak's acquittal, spokeswoman admits it was 'ridiculous.'
Psaki: Demolition of Terrorists' Homes is 'Counterproductive'State Department spokeswoman calls out Israel over plan to demolish the home of a terrorist who carried out a tractor attack.
Psaki: Jerusalem Construction 'Exacerbates' ViolenceState Department insists construction 'flies in the face' of the two-state solution in latest backlash against Jewish homes in Jerusalem.
U.S. Condemns Khamenei's Twitter Tirade Against IsraelState Department spokeswoman condemns the "hateful remarks" against Israel posted by Iran's Supreme Leader.
State Department Condemns Stabbing AttacksState Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki condemns attacks in Tel Aviv and Gush Etzion, urges both sides to ease tensions.
Washington Reiterates its Objection to PA's UN ResolutionState Department spokeswoman says PA's resolution to "end the occupation" attempts to "prejudge the outcome of final status negotiations."
Kerry Will Not Unveil New Peace PlanState Department spokeswoman says Kerry will meet PA negotiator Erekat but will not unveil an American peace plan.
US Urges Israel to Open Temple Mount to MuslimsState Dept. spokesperson calls for 'status quo' at site where Jews banned from prayer, denounces murder attempt.
State Department: Our View on 'Settlements' is ClearState Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki responds to Netanyahu's declaration that Israel will continue to build in Jerusalem.
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.
Palestinian Teen Terrorist Was US CitizenState Dept. urges 'calm' after revealing that 17 year-old shot dead after lobbing firebombs at Israeli civilians was an American citizen.
State Department Condemns Jerusalem Attack, Calls for CalmState Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki urges all sides to "avoid escalating tensions" in the wake of Jerusalem terror attack.
US Praises Hamas-Fatah Unity Meeting as 'Positive Step'Despite initially claiming Hamas not part of unity govt., White House now glows over Gaza meeting with Hamas.
US State Dept.: Iraq Debacle was Biden’s 'Portfolio'Jen Psaki says Biden was 'running point on Iraq' in apparent attempt to shift blame from Obama for ISIS debacle.
U.S. Responds to Netanyahu: We Have the FactsState Department spokeswoman dismisses Netanyahu's statement that Washington didn't have the facts when it condemned Jerusalem construction.
US Slammed for Calling Israeli Land Purchase 'Occupation'Strong criticism leveled on White House 'harsh rhetoric' against Jerusalem housing plans, and false use of term 'occupation.'
Hamas Agrees with Netanyahu: 'We want an Islamic State'The US disputes Netanyahu’s statement that 'Hamas is ISIS, and ISIS is Hamas' – but Hamas itself does not.
U.S.: Jerusalem Construction 'Poisons' the AtmosphereState Department uses unusually harsh language when criticizing Israel’s approval of 2,610 homes in Jerusalem.
U.S. Distances Itself from Netanyahu's CommentsState Department distances itself from Netanyahu's comments in UN speech regarding the similarities between Hamas and IS.
U.S. Accuses Al-Nusra of Kidnapping UN PeacekeepersThe United States accuses the Al-Qaeda-affiliate Al-Nusra Front of detaining 43 members of the UN peacekeeping force in the Golan Heights.
US, UN 'Strongly Support' Israel-Hamas CeasefireKerry calls deal 'an opportunity, not a certainty,' says in next stage 'our eyes are wide open,' UN's Ban urges peace deal.
U.S. Expects to Participate in Ceasefire TalksState Department spokeswoman says it is "likely" that U.S. representatives will take part in ceasefire talks between Israel and PA.
U.S. Blasts Israel for 'Disgraceful' Attack on UN SchoolIsrael once again criticized for an attack on a United Nations school in Gaza.
US Warns Israel to be 'More Careful' About Civilian CasualtiesState Department urges Israel 'redouble efforts to prevent civilian casualties.' But with Hamas encouraging deaths, what more can be done?
State Department: Hamas is Responsible for Civilian CasualtiesState Department spokeswoman reminds reporters that Israel is defending itself against endless rocket attacks by Hamas.
US 'Troubled' by American's Beating by Police During RiotCousin of Arab teen murdered last week reportedly beaten during riots following his funeral after assaulting Israeli police.
US Urges 'Restraint' in Search for Kidnapped TeenagersState Department warns against destabilizing the situation' in Judea and Samaria, as sixth day of search continues.
U.S.: There's Not Much Abbas Can Do About Rocket AttacksState Department condemns rocket fire from Gaza, but says Abbas cannot do much to stop the attacks despite pact with Hamas.
Israel Disappointed with U.S. Reaction to Hamas-Fatah Gov'tIsrael says it is "deeply disappointed" by the United States’ readiness to work with the new PA unity government.
US Vows to 'Work With' Palestinian Arab 'Unity' GovernmentState Department insists that PLO officials are in charge of 'unity' government - despite the fact that strings are being pulled by Hamas.
No 'Immediate' US Support for Hamas Unity GovernmentKerry 'expresses concern' on phone with Abbas, ahead of Monday swearing in of unity government with terrorist group Hamas.
U.S. Not Planning to Present New Peace InitiativeKerry is preoccupied with "everything from Ukraine to South Sudan" and not dealing with Israel-PA peace, says spokeswoman.
State Department Dismisses Bennett's Annexation PlanState Department spokeswoman says Bennett's plan to annex Area C doesn't reflect the Israeli government's position.