US Rejects PM's Call for Iran to Recognize IsraelState Dept. says deal with Iran 'only about the nuclear issue', refuses to address Israeli concerns over bolstered Iranian aggression.
US Willing to Work Past Iran Nuclear Deal DeadlineState Dept. says it will push into Wednesday to try and seal a deal, but will leave talks before June deadline if they go nowhere.
State Dept.: We Expect 'Actions' from NetanyahuDeputy State Department spokeswoman not impressed by Netanyahu's apology to Arab Israelis.
Kerry Mocked for Over the Top Condolences to Iran'Are you sending flowers as well?' AP's Matt Lee rips into White House for 'laying it on thick' after Iranian president's mother dies.
Bibi Strategist: Obama Meddling More Than is KnownJohn McLaughlin reveals how State Department trained Israeli Arabs to boost turnout and replace Netanyahu, interfering with democracy.
Obama Admin 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.
Clinton: Private Emails Used 'Out of Convenience'Former Secretary of State says she used private emails out of "convenience", admits it "would have been better" to have two accounts.
NIF Received More than $1M from US State Dept.US directly involved in million-dollar MEPI program - which organizes 'strikes and protests' from the Arab community.
Clinton in Hot Water for Using Personal E-mailBenghazi Committee to subpoena Clintonmail.com in the wake of report that Clinton used a personal address for diplomatic purposes.
US State Dept. Slams Netanyahu's 'Magic Formula'Harf condemns Congress address 'fantasy world,' dismisses 'scary hypotheticals' - like an Iranian nuclear arsenal in weeks.
US Claims it will 'Confront' Iran's Regional GrabState Dept official says US will oppose expansion regardless of nuclear talks, in apparent response to Netanyahu's warnings.
State Dept. ;Concerned' Over PA ElectricityState Department spokeswoman expresses concern over the IEC temporarily cutting off power in the PA because of its huge debt.
State Dept. Official: Get ISIS JobsMarie Harf repeatedly defends her statement that unemployment and poverty are the main ISIS motivators.
State Dept.: Kerry Will be 'Out of Town'Where will Kerry be when Prime Minister Netanyahu addresses Congress? "Probably out of town", says his spokeswoman.
No Coordination with Assad, Says State Dept.State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki says her country isn't coordinating airstrikes against ISIS in Syria.
US Blacklists German Rapper Who Joined ISISDenis Cuspert, or 'Deso Dogg,' listed as a 'global terrorist' after over two years of involvement with the terror group.
Obama Requests $8.8 Billion for Fight Against ISISPresident Barack Obama requests $8.8 billion to fund the fight against ISIS in his budget for 2016.
Hamas Calls United States 'Rude and Racist'Hamas takes exception with the United States' expression of dissatisfaction over Turkey’s contacts with the group.
US: 'Palestine' Not a State, So Can't 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.
Washington Reviewing Financial Aid to PAThe United States reviewing its annual $440-million aid package to the PA because of its effort to join the ICC, says State Department.
US Slams Freeze on PA Tax RevenuesState Department says retaliatory freeze for ICC bid 'raises tensions.'
US 'Strongly Opposes' PA ICC RequestWashington calls Abbas's unilateral move 'counterproductive,' says it 'does nothing' for the Palestinian people.
State Department: PA Resolution Not ConstructiveState Department spokesman says PA's unilateral resolution does not advance peace or addresses Israel's security needs.
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 '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 ChangeState Department spokeswoman responds to Minister Ya'alon's comment that Obama is responsible for construction freeze.
State Dept: Reports of Sanctions 'Unfounded'State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki denies Washington is considering sanctions against Israel over its construction plans.
U.S. Expects Israel to 'Stick to Democracy'Responding to the controversial Jewish State Law, State Department spokesman says Israel should "stick to its democratic principles".
Washington Stresses Opposition to ConstructionAs expected, the United States condemns Israel's approval of new homes for Jews in Jerusalem.
State Dept: Our View on 'Settlements' is ClearState Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki responds to Netanyahu's declaration that Israel will continue to build in Jerusalem.
Edelstein: 'American Critics Are Out of Touch'Jewish neighborhoods in Jerusalem are not up for grabs, says Edelstein, calling to 'end discrimination against Judea and Samaria.'
State Dept. Condemns Attack, Calls for CalmState Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki urges all sides to "avoid escalating tensions" in the wake of Jerusalem terror attack.
State Dept: Bennett 'Distorted' Kerry's CommentsMarie Harf apparently misses reaction from Gilad Erdan, accuses Bennett of 'politics of distortion' for reacting to Kerry comments.
Kerry Urged to Investigate UNRWACongressman Brian Higgins and Representative Doug Collins call to investigate use of UNRWA facilities to maintain rocket stockpiles.
U.S. to Netanyahu: We Have the FactsState Department spokeswoman dismisses Netanyahu's statement that Washington didn't have the facts when it condemned Jerusalem construction.
U.S.: Construction 'Poisons' the AtmosphereState Department uses unusually harsh language when criticizing Israel’s approval of 2,610 homes in Jerusalem.
PA Rejects U.S. Criticism of Abbas's SpeechSenior PLO member Saeb Erekat says State Department reaction to Abbas's UN speech was "irresponsible, indecent and rejected".
Report: US Seeking Int'l Coalition Against IS40 countries reportedly interested in joining forces to stop Islamists from spreading; Israel allegedly sending US information to help.
EU, U.S. Condemn State Land DesignationEuropean Union and State Department issue condemnations over Israel's decision to declare land in Gush Etzion as state land.
U.S. Accuses Al-Nusra of Kidnapping 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. Opposes Abbas's 'Withdrawal Deadline' PlanState Department says Abbas's plan to go to international organizations will "badly damage the atmosphere".
US Condemns Gaza Rocket Fire as Hamas Blame IsraelAs State Dept. spokeswoman says blame for scuppering of talks lies with Hamas, Islamist terror group says Israel at fault.
US Designates Gaza IS-Linked Terror GroupMajlis Shura al-Mujahidin recognized by US State Dept. as terror organization, prohibiting support to group.
US Blacklists IS Leader as 'Global Terrorist'State Department blacklists Abu Mohammed al-Adnani, senior Islamist in IS Caliphate.
Israel, U.S. Reject UN's Gaza PanelIsrael’s Foreign Ministry blasts UNHRC panel on Gaza, says panel members have already made up their minds.
U.S. Blasts Israel for Attack on UN SchoolIsrael once again criticized for an attack on a United Nations school in Gaza.
Kerry 'Makes Progress' in Ceasefire BidState Department says Kerry has "made some progress" in talks to reach a ceasefire in Gaza, but "we're not there yet".
State Department Hits Back at Israeli CriticismSpokeswoman Marie Harf calls criticism at Kerry's cease-fire proposal 'offensive and absurd,' says US giving Israel 'unprecedented support.'
U.S., Canada Criticize UNHRCUnited States and Canada criticize the United Nations Human Rights Council over its intention to investigate the IDF's operations in Gaza.
Kerry, Aides Checked with Metal Detector in CairoEgyptian security officers checked Kerry and his aides as they arrived for a meeting with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.
Erdogan 'Not Talking' to Barack ObamaTurkish Prime Minister lashes back at US over foreign policy in Syria, Gaza. US: his comments are 'offensive and awful.'
US Warns Israel Over Civilian CasualtiesState Department urges Israel 'redouble efforts to prevent civilian casualties.' But with Hamas encouraging deaths, what more can be done?
US Remains Committed to Israel-Hamas CeasefireSec. of State John Kerry to 'remain engaged with the parties' to broker truce, opposes IDF ground op. but supports 'right to self-defense'.
State Dept: Hamas Responsible for CasualtiesState Department spokeswoman reminds reporters that Israel is defending itself against endless rocket attacks by Hamas.
Kerry Urges Netanyahu, Abbas to Exercise RestraintSecretary of State holding talks with Mideast leaders in a bid to halt escalating violence.