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Republicans seek to give Israel more in aid

Senators Graham, Ayotte, McCain and Cruz say they want to add a measure giving Israel an additional $1.5 billion in military aid.Elad Benari, 9/21/2016, 6:14 AM

Trump declines to endorse Ryan and McCain

Donald Trump declines to endorse House Speaker and former presidential nominee in their primary fights, says he's "not quite there".Ben Ariel, 8/3/2016, 4:16 AM

Backlash to Trump's Khan comments swift and hard

Unilateral and bipartisan condemnation burns through the media after Trump criticizes the family of a fallen soldier.Rachel Kaplan, 8/1/2016, 10:55 PM

McCain: Obama responsible for Orlando shooting

Leading Republican Senator blames Obama for mass shooting in Orlando, then takes back the comment.Ben Ariel, 6/17/2016, 5:15 AM

McCain backs Trump, but doesn't forget insult

Ex-presidential nominee slams anti-Trump party leaders who are 'out of step' with voters, but demands he apologize to prisoners of war.Ari Yashar, 5/8/2016, 7:36 PM

McCain: Fight against ISIS is headed for failure

Senior Republican lawmaker warns the United States-led coalition must scale up the fight against ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/6/2016, 5:20 AM

McCain backs Romney on Trump

Arizona Senator urges Republican voters to "pay close attention" to what experts are saying about Trump.Ben Ariel, 3/4/2016, 12:15 AM

Syria peace deal is 'Ukraine 2.0'

McCain slams ceasefire agreement for letting Russia keep bombing at will, Ya'alon skeptical: 'we can't make an egg from an omelette.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2016, 3:21 PM

McCain flabbergasted Kerry likes Russia's bombing

'I'm not making this up,' says an incensed McCain quoting Kerry's support for Russian bombing of US-backed Syrian opposition forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/18/2015, 2:01 PM

Senators want US troops to fight ISIS in Syria

John McCain, Lindsey Graham call for 100,000 soldiers from Middle East, US to fight against ISIS in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/29/2015, 8:09 PM

McCain: Terror Wave May be Due to Obama's Weakness

Ex-presidential candidate says Abbas acting with impunity, likely due to perceived American weakness in region.Eliran Aharon, 10/9/2015, 9:01 AM

McCain: Not Impossible to Override Veto

Arizona senator tells Arutz Sheva the dynamics in Congress favor those who oppose the Iran deal.Nitsan Keidar, 8/6/2015, 12:13 AM

Top US Navy Nominee Debunks Obama's 'Deal or War'

Watch: Adm. Richardson, nominee to be next Chief of Naval Operations, tells Senate there are 'other options besides going to war' with Iran.Ari Yashar, 7/30/2015, 10:54 PM

US: Only 60 Syrians Being Trained to Fight ISIS

Defense Secretary admits to piddling number of 'moderate' recruits far below expected turnout, as McCain charges Obama is 'losing to ISIS.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2015, 9:21 AM

Senator McCain: US is Losing Against ISIS

'When you are not winning, you are losing," McCain says, blasting Obama's 'delusional' lack of strategy, weak response to ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2015, 10:23 PM

Congress Demands Obama Abandon Iran Nuclear Deal

Leading Senators urge a 'pause' in negotiations, slam administration official for saying nuclear inspections unnecessary.Ari Yashar, 7/2/2015, 12:48 PM

Sen. McCain: Obama, Get Over Your Tantrum

Republican senator tells Obama – 'the least of your problems is what Bibi said in an election campaign.'Gil Ronen, 3/22/2015, 7:57 PM

McCain Stands Behind Republican Letter to Iran

Senator John McCain says Republicans stand behind a letter to Iran's leaders despite an outpouring of criticism.Elad Benari, 3/13/2015, 6:15 AM

McCain: Israel Relations 'the Worst I've Seen'

Republican Senator John McCain says President Obama has had "unrealistic expectations" of Israel.Elad Benari, 2/2/2015, 6:12 AM

Senator McCain Urges Ground Forces to Combat ISIS

Heading a delegation of US senators to the Middle East, John McCain argues ground forces are needed to defeat ISIS for good.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2015, 9:25 PM

Syria: McCain Violated Our Sovereignty

Syria complains to UN about several officials, including Senator John McCain, who entered the country without visas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/6/2015, 2:14 AM

Former Egyptian Minister: McCain is a 'Crazy Man'

Former Egyptian Minister Ahmad Abu Al-Gheit says Senator John McCain is a "crazy senator who lives in a dream".Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/2/2015, 5:45 AM

Republicans Blast Obama Over 'Chickens**t'

"There is no excuse for Obama Administration officials to insult the Prime Minister of Israel," say senators McCain and Graham.Elad Benari, 10/30/2014, 6:16 AM

Dempsey Calls for Iraq Ground Operation

Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff tells Congress he recommends escalation Obama has opposed with disastrous results on the ground.Ari Yashar, 9/16/2014, 10:46 PM

Republicans Question Prisoner Exchange

Republicans welcome the release of Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl, but express concern over the five Taliban terrorists released in exchange.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/2/2014, 4:43 AM

US Bureaucracy Keeping Soldier Captive?

Officials indicate Taliban captors are trying to make a deal to free Sgt. Bergdahl, but that a disorganized US effort has yet to respond.Ari Yashar, 4/24/2014, 4:28 PM

Senior Senators Oppose Pollard Release

Chairwoman and Vice Chairman of Senate Intelligence Committee reject proposal, accuse Pollard of 'major betrayal.'Ari Yashar, 4/2/2014, 8:03 AM

US Senator Compares Vladimir Putin, Adolf Hitler

John McCain calls Crimea 'captive nation,' accuses Russian president of lying about further takeovers.Tova Dvorin , 3/23/2014, 4:48 PM

Putin Sanctions U.S. Senators

Putin bars 9 American officials from entering Russia, including House Speaker Boehner and Sen. McCain.Elad Benari, 3/21/2014, 4:42 AM

McCain: Crimea Crisis Caused by Obama Fecklessness

Sen. John McCain delivers blistering attack on US president at AIPAC conference.Gil Ronen, 3/3/2014, 6:49 PM

McCain: Obama Most Naive President In History

Senator McCain slams Obama for mishandling of Mideast, not reading Russian intentions, and lying about Benghazi attack.Ari Yashar, 2/24/2014, 10:01 AM

McCain: Obama is Worse than Carter

Senator McCain blasts Obama over Syria. "I thought Jimmy Carter was bad, but he pales in comparison to this president."Elad Benari, 1/23/2014, 4:44 AM

Peres Meets US Senators McCain, Graham & Barrasso

Republican senators arrived from Afghanistan, are visiting as part of a wider tour of the region.Gil Ronen, 1/4/2014, 10:36 PM

McCain: Netanyahu Concerned About Kerry's Plan

As Kerry pushes for peace, visiting Senator McCain says Netanyahu is concerned over Kerry's plan.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/3/2014, 10:17 PM

Republicans Slam Obama for Castro Handshake

"Neville Chamberlain shook hands with Hitler," notes John McCain after President Obama shakes hands with Cuban dictator.Elad Benari, 12/11/2013, 3:15 AM

McCain: Kerry a 'Human Wrecking Ball' in Mid. East

In various interviews this week, and after meeting with Israeli officials, McCain sharply criticizes Obama administration's policies.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/15/2013, 8:40 AM

Republicans Hail France for Tough Stance on Iran

"Vive la France!" tweets Senator McCain after France prevents a bad deal with Iran over its nuclear program.Elad Benari, 11/11/2013, 4:13 AM

McCain and Graham Slam Syria Agreement

"Assad will deceive the world," say Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham of the U.S.-Russia agreement on Syria's chemical weapons.Elad Benari, 9/15/2013, 5:30 AM

McCain Does Not Support Senate Resolution on Syria

Senator McCain says he does not support the latest Senate resolution on military force against Syria "in its current form."Elad Benari, Canada, 9/4/2013, 8:03 PM

McCain: Voting Against Strike is Catastrophic

Senator John McCain urges a vote in favor of the President's proposal for using military force in Syria.Elad Benari, 9/3/2013, 3:13 AM

Egypt to Declare Failure to Resolve Crisis

The Egyptian government is set to declare that foreign mediation efforts to end the political crisis in the country have failed.Elad Benari, 8/7/2013, 5:46 AM

Obama Sending McCain and Graham to Egypt

Senators Lindsey Graham and John McCain say they're traveling to Egypt at Obama's request.Elad Benari, 7/31/2013, 5:42 AM

McCain and Graham: Cut Off Aid to Egypt

“Not all coups are created equal, but a coup is still a coup," write Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham.Elad Benari, 7/15/2013, 4:45 AM

McCain Calls for Suspension of US Aid to Egypt

Republican Senator John McCain is calling for a suspension of US military aid to Egypt following army ouster of Islamist president Mursi.Rina Tzvi , 7/7/2013, 11:42 AM

Bennett: Senator McCain is An 'American Hero'

Economy Minister express his appreciation for U.S. Senator John McCain after meeting him.Elad Benari, 7/1/2013, 2:15 AM

Clinton Calls on Obama for More Force in Syria

Former US President Bill Clinton has called on President Barack Obama to back rebel forces against Syria's President Assad more forcefully.Chana Ya'ar, 6/13/2013, 3:48 PM

McCain Repeats Call for Action in Syria

"The only power that is not fully committed in this struggle is us," says U.S. Senator John McCain, a week after meeting Syrian rebels.Elad Benari, 6/7/2013, 5:44 AM

Senator McCain Visits Syria, Meets Rebels

Sen. John McCain, a proponent of U.S. military action in Syria, crossed the Syrian border and met with rebels.Elad Benari, 5/28/2013, 4:14 AM

U.S. Senators Call for Action in Syria

U.S. Senators say it it time to intervene in Syria, after intelligence assessments say that Assad likely used chemical weapons.Elad Benari, 4/26/2013, 4:42 AM

Obama Authorizes Aid for Rebels

President Barack Obama authorizes the release of $10 million in additional aid to Syrian rebels, as calls continue for the U.S. to arm them.Elad Benari, 4/12/2013, 5:13 AM

Hagel Will Likely be Confirmed, Predicts McCain

One of Chuck Hagel's fiercest critics, Sen. John McCain, predicts he'll have enough votes to be confirmed as Secretary of Defense.Elad Benari, 2/18/2013, 6:16 AM

Panetta Admits Supporting Arming Syrian Rebels

Obama's two top defense officials tell Senate they supported a plan to provide weapons to the Syrian rebels.Elad Benari, 2/8/2013, 3:44 AM

Netanyahu: Nuclear Iran is the World's Problem

“History won't forgive those who do not stop Iran's nuclear program,” Netanyahu tells a delegation of senators headed by John McCain.Elad Benari, 1/20/2013, 4:01 AM

New Bin Laden Film Sparking Outrage in US Senate

Top US senators, including John McCain, slammed the film 'Zero Dark Thirty' for suggesting that torture methods led to bin LadenAnnie Lubin, 12/20/2012, 5:12 PM

McCain: Israel Must Respond to PA's Move

Senator John McCain on Israeli television: We cannot have actions such as the PA's move in the UN go unresponded to.Elad Benari, 12/3/2012, 3:44 AM

McCain Warns Egypt Faces Islamist State or Revolt

Egypt could become an Islamist state or face another military takeover if Morsi's judicial power grab is left unchecked, warns McCain. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/26/2012, 9:23 AM

McCain: Bill Clinton Should Lead Cease-Fire Talks

Sen. John McCain suggested that President Obama should send former President Bill Clinton to lead cease-fire talks.Rachel Hirshfeld, 11/20/2012, 8:49 AM