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‘We’re Here to Kill Americans’

‘We’re Here to Kill Americans’

Benghazi attackers left Libyans alive, targeted Westerners, officer says.Maayana Miskin, 25/10/2013 11:14
Freed Terrorist Killed American, US ‘Concerned’

Freed Terrorist Killed American, US ‘Concerned’

State Department opposed release of terrorist who murdered former U.S. Marine in Israel. A7 posted his story before release.Maayana Miskin, 18/08/2013 13:21
Clinton Expected to Make Full Recovery

Clinton Expected to Make Full Recovery

Top U.S. diplomat Hillary Clinton is suffering from a blood clot in a vein in her head but should make a full recovery.Elad Benari, 01/01/2013 04:17
State Department Slammed for 'Inadequate' Security

State Department Slammed for 'Inadequate' Security

An inquiry into the deadly terrorist attack on the US mission in Benghazi has slammed State Department for "grossly inadequate" security. AFP, 19/12/2012 16:54
Nuland: Israeli Construction is 'Provocative'

Nuland: Israeli Construction is 'Provocative'

U.S. State Department spokeswoman uses strong language to condemn Israeli building in northern Jerusalem.Elad Benari, 19/12/2012 04:13
U.S.: We Understand Corrie Family's Disappointment

U.S.: We Understand Corrie Family's Disappointment

U.S. State Department sympathizes with the family of Rachel Corrie. “We understand the family's disappointment.”Elad Benari, 29/08/2012 05:13
U.S. Concerned Over Impending Aleppo Massacre

U.S. Concerned Over Impending Aleppo Massacre

U.S. says it is concerned that Assad's forces are planning a massacre in Aleppo, but rules out military intervention in the conflict.Elad Benari, 27/07/2012 04:15
U.S. Condemns Attack Near Border with Egypt

U.S. Condemns Attack Near Border with Egypt

U.S. condemns attack by terrorists who crossed the Egyptian border, expresses concern over security in the Sinai.Elad Benari, 19/06/2012 06:13
U.S. Condemns Israel Over Beit El Expansion

U.S. Condemns Israel Over Beit El Expansion

U.S. says "Israeli settlement activity undermines peace efforts" after PM Netanyahu announces 300 new homes for Beit El.Elad Benari, 07/06/2012 05:42
Lebanese Group Designated Terror Organization

Lebanese Group Designated Terror Organization

U.S. designates the Abdullah Azzam Brigades, a Lebanese-based terror group, as a global terrorist organization.Elad Benari, 25/05/2012 07:13
State Dept. Won't Say J'lem is Israel's Capital

State Dept. Won't Say J'lem is Israel's Capital

U.S. State Department spokeswoman refuses to say outright that Jerusalem is Israel's capital during daily press briefing.Elad Benari, 29/03/2012 05:42
U.S. Criticizes Approval of Shilo Housing Units

U.S. Criticizes Approval of Shilo Housing Units

The United States criticizes Israel for approving 500 housing units for Shilo: Israel’s “settlement activity” not “constructive”.Elad Benari, 23/02/2012 04:15
Tough Questions for State Dept. Spokeswoman

Tough Questions for State Dept. Spokeswoman

U.S. State Department Spokeswoman grilled over the cutting of funds to UNESCO and Israel's sanctions on the PA.Elad Benari, 03/11/2011 11:48