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Kerry: We need to protect two-state solution

Prime Minister Netanyahu meets Secretary of State, who highlights his country's concern over the security of the region.Elad Benari, Canada, Friday, 11:22 PM

Syria meeting breaks up without new truce plan

Diplomatic efforts to restore short-lived ceasefire are proving futile as intractable war rages on. 'Long, painful meeting.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Friday, 7:12 AM

Kerry tells UN Russia must ground Syria air force

Still hoping to revive failed cease-fire, US Secretary of State demands that Russia force the grounding of Syrian regime air force.Arutz Sheva Staff, Wedensday, 9:02 PM

Abbas and Kerry discuss 'two-state solution'

Secretary of State meets PA chairman in New York amid renewed push for Israel and the PA to resume stalled peace talks.Elad Benari, Tuseday, 12:15 AM

Renewed shelling in Aleppo as truce ends

Syrian Army declares the US-Russia brokered ceasefire null and void, resumes shelling of rebel-held sections of Aleppo.Yonatan Roberts, 9/19/2016, 10:45 PM

U.S.: No aid? No cooperation with Russia in Syria

Kerry tells Russian counterpart there will be no military coordination in Syria until regime forces there allow aid into besieged cities.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 9/16/2016, 11:41 PM

Syrian war opposition seeks 'guarantees'

Just hours before new ceasefire negotiated between US and Russian Federation is to start, rebel parties demand clarification.Yonatan Roberts, 9/12/2016, 7:46 PM

Iran blasts Kerry for saying it supports Houthis

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denies American accusations his country delivered missiles to Houthi rebels.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/27/2016, 12:07 AM

Report: Abbas refused to meet Netanyahu

A US proposal to organize a meeting between PM Netanyahu and Abbas falls through due to PA Chairman's refusal to meet without preconditions.Yedidya Ben-Or, 8/11/2016, 9:24 AM

Obama and Kerry deny U.S. paid ransom to Iran

President and Secretary of State deny reports that $400 million payment to Iran was related to four Americans who were held in Tehran.Ben Ariel, 8/5/2016, 3:14 AM

Kerry helpless as Russia refuses to rein in Assad

John Kerry calls on Russia to 'restrain' Assad's war campaigns on the date they had planned to meet at the negotiating table.AFP, 8/2/2016, 8:40 AM

PA insists on timeframe for talks with Israel

PA chairman meets Kerry and French counterpart in Paris, says any reboot of peace talks with Israel should happen within a clear timeframe.Elad Benari, 7/31/2016, 5:07 AM

Kerry and Abbas to discuss 'two-state solution'

Secretary of State to meet PA chairman Abbas in Paris to discuss stalled peace process.Elad Benari, 7/29/2016, 5:46 AM

Kerry compares 'threat of refrigerators' to ISIS

Says war on green-house gas 'equally important' to war on ISIS, will save lives.David Rosenberg, 7/25/2016, 7:51 AM

Kerry and Abbas to meet, discuss peace talks

State Department says Kerry will travel to Paris this week for talks with PA chairman on peace prospects with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2016, 4:38 AM

Watch: John Kerry walks Downing Street door

US Secretary of State's unexpected confrontation with the front door of the UK prime minister's residence caught on camera.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/19/2016, 3:51 PM

Kerry: Accusations we're behind Turkey coup false

Secretary of State speaks to Turkish Foreign Minister, rejects accusations that the United States was responsible for failed coup.Ben Ariel, 7/17/2016, 5:35 AM

Kerry on Iran deal: World a safer place today

Secretary of State John Kerry praises results of Iran deal in 'stabilizing' region ahead of Moscow visit to discuss war in Syria.Shai Landesman, 7/14/2016, 1:37 PM

US will welcome target of 10,000 Syria refugees

Secretary of State John Kerry promises that US will take in 10,000 Syrian refugees this year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2016, 9:54 AM

State Dept. funds aided anti-Likud campaign

State Department grants for Arab-Israeli peace used for infrastructure later used by Israeli left during 2015 Knesset election.David Rosenberg, 7/12/2016, 8:50 PM

Kerry leaves for Rome to meet Netanyahu

Meeting between PM and Secretary of State expected to deal with Quartet report criticizing Israel.Ben Ariel, 6/26/2016, 6:11 AM

Netanyahu-Kerry upcoming meeting confirmed

PM Netanyahu and Secretary of State to meet on Sunday in Rome to discuss stalled peace efforts.Elad Benari, 6/23/2016, 6:15 AM

Kerry meets diplomats who urged Syria strikes

Secretary of State John Kerry meets American diplomats behind the so-called "dissent channel" cable.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2016, 5:13 AM

Is even Kerry sick of Obama's Syria policy?

Secretary of State John Kerry says leaked cable by dissident diplomats urging airstrikes against Assad 'very good', will meet with them.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 9:19 PM

Netanyahu, Kerry to meet as peace push continues

Netanyahu and Kerry to meet against the backdrop of French peace initiative and a Quartet report criticizing Israel.Ben Ariel, 6/20/2016, 5:13 AM

US diplomats: We should bomb Syria

Over 50 mid- to high-level State Department officials take stand against Obama's policies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/17/2016, 10:22 AM

Kerry 'willing to listen' to Iran on sanctions

Secretary of State says he is willing to further clarify to Iran what is and isn't allowed in terms of sanctions relief.Ben Ariel, 6/16/2016, 6:43 AM

Kerry tells Russia US patience on Syria 'limited'

US Secretary of State says Assad regime must respect fragile ceasefire, warns Washington's patience running out.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2016, 4:00 PM

US denies rift with Saudi Arabia on Syria tactics

US Sec. of State John Kerry denies reports of tensions over increased aid to Syrian rebels, Saudi funding of extremism.Dave Clark, 6/15/2016, 11:18 AM

Lavrov, Kerry discuss action against Al-Qaeda

Russian Foreign Minister and American Secretary of State discuss the need for decisive joint action" against Al-Nusra Front.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2016, 5:15 AM

Blaming the victim, Part I

How Israel is blamed, instead of praised, for not capitulating to Arab demands.Dr. Alex Grobman, 5/30/2016, 7:19 AM

US, Egypt discuss reviving Mideast peace talks

Kerry indicated support for Egypt-brokered talks in visit earlier this month.JTA, 5/24/2016, 9:17 PM

Kerry urges Russia to help stop Syrian attacks

Kerry asks Russian counterpart to press Syria to stop bombing opposition forces and civilians in Aleppo and the Damascus suburbs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/24/2016, 4:44 AM

John Kerry will attend Paris peace summit

Controversial French initiative rescheduled to June 3, to accommodate US Secretary of State's schedule.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/19/2016, 8:05 PM

Kerry meets Sisi following call for peace

Secretary of State John Kerry meets Egyptian President to discuss the Middle East peace process.Ben Ariel, 5/19/2016, 12:16 AM

French Middle East peace summit postponed

France postpones Mideast peace summit as US State Department evades question of attendance.David Rosenberg, 5/17/2016, 10:55 AM

Erekat: Kerry will attend French peace summit

PLO chief negotiator says that despite being reluctant to support the French peace initiative, Kerry will attend a May 30 summit in Paris.Elad Benari, 5/17/2016, 2:15 AM

Kerry waffles over US attending Paris conference

US Secretary of State insists Washington 'supportive' of French initiative forcing Israeli concessions, but refuses to commit.Tova Dvorin, 5/10/2016, 4:46 PM

Kerry warns Assad against truce violations

Secretary of State John Kerry warns Syrian President of "repercussions" if his regime violates ceasefire being negotiated in Aleppo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2016, 5:42 AM

Kerry: Syrian war 'in many ways out of control'

US Secretary of State's insightful comments come as he vows to work to salvage crumbling ceasefire.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2016, 3:07 PM

Jordan's FM discusses peace talks with Kerry

Jordan’s Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh calls for peace talks resulting in viable and independent Palestinian state.Ben Ariel, 5/2/2016, 5:46 AM

Kerry: US quietly helping embattled European Jews

At Baker Institute, Kerry reveals State Dept. working with European Jewish communities suffering from rampant anti-Semitism.David Rosenberg, 4/28/2016, 12:04 PM

Kerry to continue pushing for 'two-state solution'

Secretary of State says the United States will push for a two-state peace until the end of Obama's mandate.Elad Benari, 4/19/2016, 6:13 AM

Kerry and Zarif to discuss nuclear deal

Secretary of State will meet Iran's Foreign Minister amid Iranian complaints that it is not getting the sanctions relief it deserves.Ben Ariel, 4/19/2016, 3:44 AM

Iranian official blasts 'foolish' Kerry

Iran's defense minister rejects Secretary of State's comments that his country is is destabilizing the Middle East.Ben Ariel, 4/10/2016, 5:48 AM

Kerry open to new arrangement with Iran over tests

Secretary of State says his country is prepared to work with Iran to find a solution to dispute over its recent ballistic missile tests.Ben Ariel, 4/8/2016, 5:15 AM

Kerry asks Iran to stop its regional wars

Kerry calls on Tehran to 'prove it wants to be member of int'l community' by stopping its Houthi rebels in Yemen and escalation in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/7/2016, 2:19 PM

Netanyahu tells Kerry to rebuke US senator

After senator sends letter to Kerry demanding investigation into Israeli "executions", PM calls upon Kerry to respond.David Rosenberg, 4/2/2016, 11:31 PM

Meng demands answers on financial relief for Iran

U.S. Rep. Grace Meng asks Kerry to clarify whether reports that Iran will be allowed to use American dollars are true.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/2/2016, 12:21 AM

Senator: Investigate Israel's 'rights violations'

Senator and 10 House members ask Kerry to investigate Israel and Egypt, and potentially suspend US military aid.Ari Yashar, 3/30/2016, 11:42 AM

United States, Russia to push Syrian transition

Kerry says he and Putin agreed to push Syrian regime and rebels to accelerate talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/25/2016, 4:45 AM

Did Kerry bring money to bribe Putin?

What's in your briefcase? Putin ribs Kerry ahead of Syria peace talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/24/2016, 9:10 PM

US: ISIS 'genocide' against Christians, minorities

Christians, Shiite Muslims and Yazidis all being targeted in a campaign of extermination by Islamic State, says US gov't.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/17/2016, 3:52 PM

Kerry to miss deadline to rule on ISIS 'genocide'

John Kerry can't decide whether ISIS is carrying out genocide, just as administration couldn't figure out Syria 'red line.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2016, 10:53 PM

Kerry to visit Putin as Syria peace hopes run high

West cautiously applauds Russian pullout as negotiations advance. Kerry to stop in Moscow to 'take advantage of this moment.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2016, 10:54 PM

Kerry: Two state solution requires a 'global' push

Kerry still set on peace deal, discussing French initiative says 'international' effort necessary, amid reports of Obama's UN plans.Ari Yashar, 3/13/2016, 6:40 PM

Kerry calls Zarif, protests Iran's missile tests

Secretary of State phones Iranian counterpart in wake of Iran's claims it test fired ballistic missiles.Ben Ariel, 3/10/2016, 6:12 AM