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State Dept. to release Clinton emails on Sept. 13

Federal judge orders the State Department to start releasing 15,000 additional Clinton emails starting on September 13.Ben Ariel, 8/26/2016, 6:15 AM

State Department blasts Hevron construction

State Department condemns government approval for the planning of new housing for Jews in Hevron as "settlement expansion".Ben Ariel, 8/25/2016, 6:16 AM

US to citizens: Get out of Gaza

The US State Department has issued a warning to its citizens to leave Gaza, as Israel continues to defend itself from Gaza rockets.AFP, 8/24/2016, 8:17 AM

U.S.: Unclear if Russia stopped using Iranian base

State Dept. acknowledges reports that Russia ended its use of an Iranian air base to strike Syria, says it's unclear if they are true.Ben Ariel, 8/23/2016, 3:43 AM

State Dept. to review thousands of Clinton emails

Judge orders the State Department to review and determine the potential release of 14,900 documents in Clinton's private email saga.Ben Ariel, 8/23/2016, 1:13 AM

US State Dept 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

US 'deeply concerned' by plans to relocate Amona

US rips possible Israeli plan to relocate Samarian town to nearby site.David Rosenberg, 8/14/2016, 8:22 AM

US sued over aid to Israel

A lawsuit claims that US aid to Israel is illegal, since Israel won't sign the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.JTA, 8/12/2016, 1:46 PM

'Criticism on construction lacks factual basis'

Foreign Ministry rejects criticism of planned construction in Gilo, says the real obstacle to peace is Palestinian rejection of Israel.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/29/2016, 9:05 PM

State Dept blasts 'corrosive' Israeli construction

State Department spokesman issues scathing condemnation of Israeli plans to build new homes in Jerusalem neighborhood of Gilo.Elad Benari, 7/28/2016, 1:40 AM

Pokemon invades US State Department briefing

It seems not even the State Department can get away from the wildfire game PokemonGo.Rachel Kaplan, 7/24/2016, 2:50 PM

State Department spokesman grilled on Iran

State Department spokesman admits public was kept in the dark about side deal that would lift some of the nuclear restrictions on Iran.Elad Benari, 7/20/2016, 6:12 AM

US denies intentionally funding anti-Bibi campaign

US State Department acknowledges giving money to activist group but claims had no idea group would then turn to partisan politics.Nitsan Keider, 7/13/2016, 11:57 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

State Department reopens Clinton email probe

State Department reopening internal investigation into whether Clinton and her top aides mishandled classified information.Ben Ariel, 7/8/2016, 4:42 AM

ZOA: U.S. condemnations biased against Israel

ZOA compares official U.S. condemnations of terrorism around the world to be blatantly biased against Israel.Hillel Fendel, 7/7/2016, 3:44 AM

State Department blasts Israeli 'land seizures'

State Department uses unusually strong language in condemning Israel's plans to build in Maale Adumim and in Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 7/6/2016, 6:14 AM

Brexit restored sovereignty to the UK - now it must be Israel’s turn.

The intellect of so many in Israel’s governments have led them along the dead end path of the peace process, forcing them to taste the bitter fruits of appeasement. Victor Sharpe, 6/30/2016, 1:08 AM

Benghazi report: 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

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

United States blacklists Syrian jihadist group

State Department declares the Yarmuk Martyr's Brigade a global terrorist threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2016, 5:14 AM

State Dept: Don't punish innocent Palestinians

State Department says Israel's response to Tel Aviv attack should take innocent Palestinians into consideration.Ben Ariel, 6/10/2016, 3:13 AM

State Department condemns 'cowardly' attack

State Department spokesman offers condolences to Israel following shooting attack in Tel Aviv.Elad Benari, 6/9/2016, 12:42 AM

Those old State Department Arabists just won't retire

They seem to crave the publicity, because there is no other logical reason for their behavior.Att'y Stephen M. Flatow, 6/5/2016, 9:14 PM

State Department: Iran still top terror sponsor

New report reveals Tehran remains leading global terror sponsor despite nuclear deal, ISIS is the largest single threat in the world.Ari Yashar, 6/3/2016, 11:24 AM

State Dept.: ISIS the greatest terror threat

Annual report finds ISIS remains the greatest worldwide terrorist threat, while Iran is still the leading state sponsor of terrorism.Ben Ariel, 6/3/2016, 4:14 AM

State Dept admits deleting parts of Iran briefing

State Department admits parts of footage from a 2013 press briefing on talks with Iran were intentionally deleted.Elad Benari, 6/2/2016, 4:12 AM

US State Department issues Europe travel advisory

Catholic gathering in Poland and Euro 2016 cup in France both likely terror targets, State Dept. warns.Tova Dvorin, 5/31/2016, 7:52 PM

Obama admin's Israel-Iran double-standard

State Dept. slams 'right-wing' Israeli coalition - but what did it say when anti-US extremist was appointed to Iran's Assembly of Experts?Ari Soffer, 5/28/2016, 10:01 PM

Testimony in Clinton saga to remain sealed

Federal judge backs request by Clinton aide to prevent video of her testimony in email saga from being released to the public.Ben Ariel, 5/27/2016, 6:42 AM

US voices concern over new Israeli coalition

'Most right-wing coalition in Israel's history raises legitimate questions', says State Department spokesman.David Rosenberg, 5/25/2016, 10:44 PM

'PA envoy likening soldiers to Nazis concerning'

State Department: PA UN envoy’s likening of Israeli soldiers confronting stone throwers to Nazis is concerning.JTA, 5/9/2016, 4:09 AM

Revealed: State Department delayed Benghazi unit

Documents exposed by Fox News show State Dept. missed its own date for investigation of scandal clouding Clinton's run.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/6/2016, 2:16 PM

U.S. 'doesn't consider Golan a part of Israel'

State Department spokesperson rejects Netanyahu's comments that the Golan will forever remain under Israeli sovereignty.Nitsan Keidar, 4/18/2016, 11:18 PM

Washington 'keeps options open' on PA resolution

State Department spokesman won't say whether the United States will support anti-Israeli resolution, but also rules nothing out.Elad Benari, 4/15/2016, 12:12 AM

US criticized for backing illegal EU construction

Regavim: 'State Department should condemn EU for blatant disregard of international law, creating illegal facts on ground.'Matt Wanderman, 4/4/2016, 11:15 AM

'State Dept. causing Palestinians to avoid talks'

MK Michael Oren says American criticism of Israel weakens the confidence of Israelis and also causes the PA to avoid peace talks.Nitsan Keidar, 4/4/2016, 6:14 AM

US protests demolition of illegal Arab buildings

US State Department criticizes Israel for enforcing building laws on Arabs in Jerusalem, Judea and Samaria.David Rosenberg, 4/2/2016, 8:33 PM

US 'appalled' by Syrian regime's breach of truce

State Department slams airstrikes on a school and hospital near Damascus that killed over 30 people, including 12 children.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/1/2016, 7:09 AM

State Dept. condemns UNHRC 'blacklist' decision

United States condemns resolution calling for a blacklist of businesses operating in Judea and Samaria, says UNHRC is biased against Israel.Ben Ariel, 3/31/2016, 2:13 AM

State Department welcomes recapture of Palmyra

United States welcomes the victory of Syrian President over ISIS in historic city of Palmyra, despite concern over his brutal record.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2016, 1:14 AM

US State Department webpage erases Israel

US visa application website lists other countries by name including Iran, but avoids any mention of Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2016, 10:54 PM

Washington condemns 'outrageous' attack in Yafo

State Department condemns Jaffa attack in which American tourist was killed. Victim identified as Taylor Allen Force.Ben Ariel, 3/9/2016, 6:14 AM

State Dept: We take N. Korea's threats seriously

State Department calls on North Korea to stop its provocations, after it threatens a nuclear attack on the United States and South Korea.Ben Ariel, 3/8/2016, 4:14 AM

State Dept. 'aware' of reported chemical attacks

State Department spokesman: Washington is aware of reports that chemical weapons were used in Syria, but can't confirm them.Elad Benari, 3/3/2016, 4:46 AM

Clinton aides to be questioned in email probe

Federal judge rules that aides to former Secretary of State should be questioned under oath.Ben Ariel, 2/24/2016, 3:12 AM

Who rejected United States-North Korea talks?

Wall Street Journal reports North Korea rejected American offer for peace treaty. State Department says the opposite happened.Ben Ariel, 2/22/2016, 5:15 AM

State Department condemns Sha'ar Binyamin attack

State Department issues statement condemning attack in which American citizen Tuvia Yanai Weissman was murdered.Ben Ariel, Canada, 2/19/2016, 11:02 PM

'Russian sale of jets to Iran violates arms ban'

State Department's Mark Toner denounces reported Russian sale of Sukhoi-30 jets to Iran.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2016, 5:46 AM

Two classified Clinton e-mails deal with Israel

State Department releases two e-mails on Israel as part of latest batch of former Secretary of State's messages.Ben Ariel, 2/15/2016, 5:44 AM

America 'unsure' where Iran's uranium was stored

State Department official says Washington doesn't know the precise location of the uranium Iran shipped out to Russia.Elad Benari, 2/12/2016, 4:45 AM

US: Bid for Israeli-Arab peace not on the agenda

US State Dept. denies reports John Kerry traveling soon to Israel to broker new peace talks with Palestinians.Nitsan Keidar, 2/7/2016, 9:38 AM

State Dept. spox loses patience with Arab reporter

John Kirby refused to let Arab reporter Said Arikat corral him into condemning slain Border Policewoman as 'occupier.'Gil Ronen, 2/4/2016, 1:19 PM

State Department: Judea-Samaria labeling not new

State Department's Mark Toner says the reissued guidelines on labeling Judea and Samaria products do not supersede prior rulings.Ben Ariel, 1/29/2016, 6:13 AM

Washington urges rebels to drop demands for talks

United States says Syrian opposition should attend peace talks and drop its demands for aid to besieged areas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2016, 1:13 AM

State Department slams Jericho land demarcation

US State Dept. says Israeli acquisition of 15 dunams 'calls into question' its commitment to two states; UN's Ban says he is 'worried.'Raphael Poch, 1/21/2016, 8:01 AM

State Department backs Shapiro's criticism

State Department spokesman says there was "nothing new" in Ambassador Shapiro's critique of Israeli policy in Judea and Samaria.Ben Ariel, 1/20/2016, 6:14 AM