US stands by Israel

State Department spokeswoman condemns Gaza rocket attacks against Israel, says US stands with Israel as it defends itself.Elad Benari, 11/14/2018, 12:07 AM

State Department spokeswoman leading candidate for UN ambassador

Trump reportedly told advisers that Heather Nauert is his leading choice to replace Nikki Haley.Ben Ariel, 11/2/2018, 5:42 AM

Could State Department spokeswoman replace Haley?

President Trump reportedly meets Heather Nauert in connection with the post of United Nations ambassador.Elad Benari, 10/30/2018, 2:36 AM

PLO: US inciting Israel to demolish Bedouin village

PLO outraged after State Department spokeswoman says demolition of Khan Al-Ahmar followed a legal process in Israel.Elad Benari, 10/5/2018, 5:34 AM

State Department: Khan al-Ahmar demolition follows legal process

State Department spokeswoman asked if US opposes demolition of illegal Bedouin outpost, says it followed a lengthy legal process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2018, 6:06 AM

State Department: Why should US fund PA hospitals?

State Department spokeswoman: PA, instead of paying its debts, pays terrorists and their families.Elad Benari, 9/21/2018, 5:44 AM

State Dept. refuses to condemn Israel over Mitzpe Kramim

During State Dept. press briefing, journalist tries to elicit condemnation of Israel over Israeli court decision on Samaria community.Nitzan Keidar, 8/30/2018, 11:35 AM

State Department: Aid to PA doesn't provide value to taxpayers

State Department spokeswoman explains Washington’s decision to cut the aid it provides to the PA.Elad Benari, 8/29/2018, 6:13 AM

'When the peace plan is ready, it will be unveiled'

State Department spokeswoman rejects reports that Trump administration’s peace has been delayed.Elad Benari, 8/10/2018, 6:13 AM

State Department: Israel has a right to defend itself

State Department spokeswoman says U.S. concerned by situation in Gaza but says Israel has the right to defend itself from rocket attacks.Elad Benari, 8/10/2018, 3:06 AM

United States won't interfere in Nationality Law

State Dept. spokeswoman says Americans interested in helping Gaza citizens, but terror organization thwarts any attempt to change situation.Mordechai Sones, 7/25/2018, 11:27 AM

U.S. on Nationality Law: We believe in equality of all persons

State Department spokeswoman asked about Israel's Nationality Law, says Washington hesitates to discuss other countries' legislation.Elad Benari, 7/25/2018, 1:43 AM

State Department: Hamas using embassy as excuse for violence

State Department spokeswoman: Hamas is using the unveiling of the American embassy in Jerusalem as an "excuse" to encourage violence.Elad Benari, 5/16/2018, 2:07 AM

State Department: Russia violating its obligations

State Department accuses Russia of developing destabilizing nuclear weapons in violation of its treaty obligations.Elad Benari, 3/2/2018, 2:45 AM

'We'd consider bringing in other countries to peace talks'

State Department responds to Abbas: U.S. would consider involvement of other countries in peace talks if it believes it would be helpful.Elad Benari, 2/20/2018, 11:38 PM

State Dep. official: US, Israel like junior high buddies

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says US-Israel relationship akin to friendship between junior high students.Ron Kampeas, 2/15/2018, 8:28 PM

US: Police recommendations against Netanyahu 'internal matter'

State Department spokeswoman says US aware of recommendations, 'but we consider it to be an internal Israeli matter.'JTA, 2/14/2018, 4:01 PM

US backs Israel's right to self-defense

Pentagon, State Department, emphasize Israel has a right to defend itself, express concern over Iran's 'behavior.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/10/2018, 10:32 PM

State Department alarmed over Syrian chlorine gas attack

State Department expresses concern over reports of chemical weapons attack in Idlib province.Elad Benari, 2/6/2018, 5:45 AM

State Department urges Poland to re-evaluate Holocaust law

State Department spokeswoman says U.S. concerned about repercussions of proposed Polish law on Holocaust.Elad Benari, 2/1/2018, 2:05 AM

State Department: No decisions about cutting off foreign aid

State Department spokeswoman says no decisions have been made about cutting off foreign aid to countries that voted against U.S. at the UN.Elad Benari, 12/22/2017, 3:06 AM

State Department: No decision yet on embassy

State Department spokeswoman says Trump hasn't yet decided whether to sign waiver delaying embassy move to Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 12/1/2017, 4:07 AM

'Tillerson enjoys his job'

State Department spokeswoman refutes reports that Trump intends to replace Secretary of State, says Tillerson plans to stay on.Ben Ariel, 12/1/2017, 3:05 AM

State Department: Communication with PLO not frozen

State Department spokeswoman says U.S. wants PLO to keep its Washington mission open despite recent threats to shut it down.Elad Benari, 11/22/2017, 3:04 AM

Trump administration won't oppose 'Greater Jerusalem' bill

US Department of State spokesperson says she won't comment on Jerusalem bill, notes bill still has to go through legislative process.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2017, 11:03 AM

State Department: Greenblatt's statement is nothing new

State Department spokeswoman: Any Palestinian government must commit to non-violence and recognize Israel.Ben Ariel, 10/20/2017, 3:39 AM

State Department: Tillerson didn't call Trump a 'moron'

State Department spokeswoman strongly denies reported that Secretary of State had called Trump a "moron".Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/4/2017, 11:49 PM