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US: Relations with Afghan government depend on Taliban's actions

US: Relations with Afghan government depend on Taliban's actions

State Department says US will only recognize a Taliban government if it respects the rights of women and shuns movements such as Al-Qaeda.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/08/2021 06:09
North Korea: South Korea and US risking 'huge security crisis'

North Korea: South Korea and US risking 'huge security crisis'

North Korea issues another warning to South Korea and the United States amid their joint military drills.Elad Benari, 11/08/2021 05:00
US to require foreign travelers to be vaccinated

US to require foreign travelers to be vaccinated

Biden administration developing plan that would require most international travelers entering the US to be fully vaccinated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/08/2021 04:59
US condemns rocket attacks from Lebanon on Israel

US condemns rocket attacks from Lebanon on Israel

State Department spokesman says Washington will remain engaged with Israeli and Lebanese partners to de-escalate the situation.Elad Benari, 05/08/2021 03:05
Fauci: I don't think we're going to see lockdowns

Fauci: I don't think we're going to see lockdowns

Top US expert on infectious diseases rules out a return to lockdowns, despite the rise in number of coronavirus cases.Ben Ariel, 02/08/2021 06:15
Erdan congratulates Biden's anti-Semitism envoy

Erdan congratulates Biden's anti-Semitism envoy

Ambassador Gilad Erdan congratulates Deborah Lipstadt who was nominated to be the State Department’s anti-Semitism envoy.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 30/07/2021 23:50
US position on Western Sahara remains unchanged under Biden

US position on Western Sahara remains unchanged under Biden

Trump agreed to recognize Morocco’s sovereignty over the Western Sahara as part of the deal in which Morocco normalized ties with Israel.Elad Benari, 29/07/2021 05:30
US ramping up pressure on Poland over restitution law

US ramping up pressure on Poland over restitution law

US special envoy for Holocaust issues says Polish legislation "would cause irreparable harm to both Jews and non-Jews".Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/07/2021 04:02
US to purchase 200 million more Pfizer doses

US to purchase 200 million more Pfizer doses

The doses are expected to be delivered from October 2021 through April 2022.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/07/2021 02:05
Chair of Trump's inaugural committee released on bail

Chair of Trump's inaugural committee released on bail

Tom Barrack faces charges he secretly worked as an agent for the United Arab Emirates to influence Trump´s foreign policy.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 23/07/2021 23:43
Former Trump adviser charged with illegal foreign lobbying

Former Trump adviser charged with illegal foreign lobbying

Tom Barrack, former adviser to Donald Trump, charged with illegal foreign lobbying on behalf of the United Arab Emirates.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/07/2021 03:09
US drone strikes truck belonging to pro-Iran militia in Syria

US drone strikes truck belonging to pro-Iran militia in Syria

US drone attack targets truck for an Iran-backed militia in eastern Syria, officials in the militia claim.Elad Benari, 19/07/2021 06:03
US provides $135 million to UNRWA

US provides $135 million to UNRWA

The move follows an agreement in which UNRWA condemns anti-Israel hatred.Elad Benari, 19/07/2021 03:32
US Assistant Sec. of State arrives in Israel for a visit

US Assistant Sec. of State arrives in Israel for a visit

Trip to include Jerusalem, Tel Aviv, Ramallah, and Bethlehem, as well as follow-up on US Sec. of State Blinken's visit, US Embassy says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2021 14:30
MK Mansour Abbas to be invited to Washington

MK Mansour Abbas to be invited to Washington

Members of Congress who met with Ra'am chairman were positively impressed by him and sought to invite him for talks in Washington.Dalit Halevi, 11/07/2021 05:38
Pentagon concerned over attacks in Iraq and Syria

Pentagon concerned over attacks in Iraq and Syria

Pentagon says it is deeply concerned about attacks on US personnel in Iraq and Syria in recent days.Elad Benari, 09/07/2021 06:13
Poll: Nearly half of Republicans don't plan to vaccinate against coronavirus

Poll: Nearly half of Republicans don't plan to vaccinate against coronavirus

New poll shows Americans' decision to vaccinate splits largely along party lines.Nissan Tzur, 05/07/2021 14:54
Shells fired at US base in eastern Syria

Shells fired at US base in eastern Syria

Pro-Iranian militias fire shells at US base in eastern Syria following US air strikes against pro-Iran targets in Syria and Iraq.Elad Benari, 29/06/2021 03:07
US, France: Time running out to revive Iran nuclear deal

US, France: Time running out to revive Iran nuclear deal

Blinken: There will come a point where it will be very hard to return back to the standards set by the JCPOA.Elad Benari, Canada, 26/06/2021 00:53
US won't meet its COVID vaccine goal by July 4

US won't meet its COVID vaccine goal by July 4

White House COVID coordinator concedes government won't meet its goal of administering vaccines to 70 percent of adults by July 4.Elad Benari, 23/06/2021 02:18
President and Chief of Staff to visit USA

President and Chief of Staff to visit USA

At the invitation of President Joe Biden, Israeli President Rivlin will visit the United States for a farewell address.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2021 00:04
US COVID-19 death toll surpasses 600,000

US COVID-19 death toll surpasses 600,000

The rate of severe illness and death has fallen dramatically, but hundreds of people are still dying daily.Ben Ariel, 16/06/2021 01:13
West won't push for anti-Iran resolution at IAEA board meeting

West won't push for anti-Iran resolution at IAEA board meeting

Britain, France, Germany, US will not push for resolution against Iran despite its failure to explain uranium traces found at three sites.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/06/2021 00:07
Live: Coast to coast pro-Israel rallies

Live: Coast to coast pro-Israel rallies

IAC and other Jewish and pro-Israel organizations are holding protests in wake of Antisemitic attacks and in support of Israel. Watch.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2021 19:31
Fighting for Israel in Congress

Fighting for Israel in Congress

With Guardian of the Walls at an end, some USA lawmakers are fighting to protect Israel from criticism for the operation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2021 23:52
Israeli ambassador hits back at anti-Semitism

Israeli ambassador hits back at anti-Semitism

Israeli Ambassador to the UN Gilad Erdan talks about the outcome of Guardian of the Walls and the rising anti-Semitism in the United States.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/05/2021 21:24
US evacuates personnel from Israel as IDF eyes ground operation

US evacuates personnel from Israel as IDF eyes ground operation

IDF preparing for possible ground operation, army official says, as US airlifts military and civilian personnel out of IsraelDavid Rosenberg, 13/05/2021 20:24
US begins withdrawal from Afghanistan

US begins withdrawal from Afghanistan

The first phases of the US's long-awaited exit strategy are underway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 22:53
US jobless claims fall to lowest since start of pandemic

US jobless claims fall to lowest since start of pandemic

With decrease in those seeking unemployment benefits, the job market appears to be making encouraging gains.Dan Verbin, 23/04/2021 01:10
Former US Vice President Walter Mondale dies at 93

Former US Vice President Walter Mondale dies at 93

Mondale served as Vice President under Jimmy Carter from 1977 to 1981.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/04/2021 04:06
96-year-old Sarah Frankfurter Holocaust survivor passes away

96-year-old Sarah Frankfurter Holocaust survivor passes away

Chana suffered through the Holocaust before making her way to the United States after the war and marrying a fellow survivor.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/04/2021 11:17
Report: US prevented top Nazi official from being extradited

Report: US prevented top Nazi official from being extradited

Top Nazi official who spied for US was allowed to avoid trial until his death in 1975.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 08/04/2021 07:37
US lifts sanctions on ICC Chief Prosecutor

US lifts sanctions on ICC Chief Prosecutor

Secretary of State Blinken says US lifting sanctions imposed by Trump on ICC Chief Prosecutor and another official.Elad Benari, Canada, 02/04/2021 22:26
US Strategic Command sends out gibberish tweet thanks to toddler

US Strategic Command sends out gibberish tweet thanks to toddler

Internet in uproar after Stratcom, responsible for US nuclear forces, sends out random gibberish message on Twitter.Gary Willig, 31/03/2021 15:40
US surpasses 30 million cases of COVID-19

US surpasses 30 million cases of COVID-19

New cases per day have decreased from their peak in January, but positivity totals remain high.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/03/2021 05:44
Time for cautious optimistic? US sees travel surge, as 1.5 million pass through airports

Time for cautious optimistic? US sees travel surge, as 1.5 million pass through airports

For the first time since the pandemic began over a year ago, 1.5 million travellers entered the United States on Sunday.Dan Verbin, 22/03/2021 23:39
US to sanction Russia and Iran over election meddling

US to sanction Russia and Iran over election meddling

US intelligence community report finds Russian government meddled in 2020 election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/03/2021 04:55
'There is problem of domestic terrorism across the US'

'There is problem of domestic terrorism across the US'

Two months after Capitol riot, what's happening with extremist groups?NPR, 05/03/2021 14:02
The Lebanonization of America

The Lebanonization of America

Comparing trends in the USA to the story of Lebanon may serve to show Americans the cost of not correcting their country’s course.Op-ed.Rafael Castro, 28/02/2021 21:00
Satellite footage shows aftermath of US strikes in Syria

Satellite footage shows aftermath of US strikes in Syria

Image published by space technology company shows buildings destroyed by US air strikes targeting pro-Iranian militias in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/02/2021 04:13
US attacks Iranian-backed militia in Syria

US attacks Iranian-backed militia in Syria

At least 17 members of pro-Iranian militia in Syria killed in US air strike which comes in retaliation for rocket attack in Iraq.Elad Benari, 26/02/2021 06:03
Report: Israeli and Saudi officials discussed Biden policy on Iran

Report: Israeli and Saudi officials discussed Biden policy on Iran

Saudi Arabia, like Israel, is troubled by the Biden Administration's position on the Iran nuclear deal.Elad Benari, 24/02/2021 06:38
PA tried to deceive the Biden administration

PA tried to deceive the Biden administration

Senior Hamas official says PA document sent to Biden which says Hamas supports a two-state solution is inaccurate.Dalit Halevi, 24/02/2021 05:07
US coronavirus death toll tops 500,000

US coronavirus death toll tops 500,000

According to NBC News tally, 500,001 people had died of COVID-19 as of Sunday afternoon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/02/2021 02:12
Former senior IDF commanders salute former US ambassador

Former senior IDF commanders salute former US ambassador

Former Ambassador David Friedman gave a parting address to recap his time in Israel and the accomplishments between Israel and the USA.Yoni Kempinski, 10/02/2021 12:40
US concerned about ICC ruling on Israel

US concerned about ICC ruling on Israel

State Department spokesman says US is concerned about the ICC taking steps against Israeli personnel as part of potential war crimes probe.Elad Benari, Canada, 05/02/2021 22:27
US tops 26 million cases of COVID-19

US tops 26 million cases of COVID-19

As of Saturday afternoon, there were 26,012,880 confirmed cases with 438,239 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University.Arutz Sheva Staff, 31/01/2021 03:52
US tops 25 million cases of COVID-19

US tops 25 million cases of COVID-19

The US has recorded more than 25 million cases of COVID-19 and just under 417,000 deaths, according to NBC News data.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/01/2021 03:22
US coronavirus death toll passes 400,000

US coronavirus death toll passes 400,000

The milestone comes just over a month after the US surpassed 300,000 confirmed COVID-19 deaths.Ben Ariel, 20/01/2021 03:34
French FM: US and Iran must return to nuclear deal

French FM: US and Iran must return to nuclear deal

French Foreign Minister: Iran is in the process of acquiring nuclear weapons, time to bring Iran and the US back into 2015 deal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/01/2021 03:22
Dani Dayan: Trump was a political miracle for Israel but a car wreck for the US

Dani Dayan: Trump was a political miracle for Israel but a car wreck for the US

Former Consul General of Israel in New York pessimistic about the prospects of calming down political extremism in the United States.Nitsan Keidar, 11/01/2021 05:29
Man interrupts Israeli reporter’s broadcast during Capitol riot with anti-Semitic slurs

Man interrupts Israeli reporter’s broadcast during Capitol riot with anti-Semitic slurs

Live broadcast by Israeli journalist from US Capitol chaos interrupted by an agitator who used anti-Semitic slurs.Laura E. Adkins/JTA, 07/01/2021 21:45
Kenyan charged with plotting 9/11-style attack in the US

Kenyan charged with plotting 9/11-style attack in the US

US federal authorities charge 30-year-old with trying to stage 9/11-style attack on behalf of Al-Shabaab.Elad Benari, 17/12/2020 06:03
US confirms 'significant and ongoing' cyberattack

US confirms 'significant and ongoing' cyberattack

US government says a "significant" cyberattack affected its networks. A Cyber Unified Coordination Group will coordinate the US response.Elad Benari, 17/12/2020 05:45
US surpasses 300,000 COVID-19 deaths

US surpasses 300,000 COVID-19 deaths

Over the last two weeks, Johns Hopkins University has often registered more than 2,500 deaths a day.Ben Ariel, 15/12/2020 03:43
F-35 deal with Emirates underway

F-35 deal with Emirates underway

US Senate rejects two proposals to prevent sale of F-35 planes to UAE.Mordechai Sones, 10/12/2020 08:41
US tops 14 million coronavirus cases

US tops 14 million coronavirus cases

According to Johns Hopkins University, the US has had a total of 14,102,562 coronavirus infections with at least 275,729 deaths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/12/2020 04:06