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U.S. Officials Silent on Airstrike in Syria

U.S. Officials Silent on Airstrike in Syria

White House, State Department refuse to comment when asked whether Israel had carried out an airstrike in Syria.Elad Benari, 31/01/2013 03:14
US Resumes Pressuring Israel: 2-State ‘Solution’

US Resumes Pressuring Israel: 2-State ‘Solution’

Washington resumes pressuring Israel on the ultimate goal of dividing Jerusalem and handing Judea and Samaria to the Palestinian Authority.Chana Ya'ar, 27/01/2013 10:24
Assad Speech 'Detached from Reality', Says U.S.

Assad Speech 'Detached from Reality', Says U.S.

The United States State Department says Assad's speech is another attempt to cling to power.Elad Benari, 07/01/2013 03:44
U.S. Hopes for Israel-PA Peace in 2013

U.S. Hopes for Israel-PA Peace in 2013

"Now is the time for leaders on both sides to display real leadership," says State Department spokeswoman about Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 03/01/2013 06:45
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. Condemns Ramat Shlomo Construction

U.S. Condemns Ramat Shlomo Construction

Israel should refrain from "unilateral actions", says State Department Spokeswoman Victoria Nuland.Elad Benari, 18/12/2012 03:14
U.S. Criticizes Erdogan After New Remarks

U.S. Criticizes Erdogan After New Remarks

Erdogan accuses Israel of "ethnic cleansing" in Gaza, U.S. says the comments are "not helpful".Elad Benari, 21/11/2012 03:45
Israel, U.S. Spar Over 'Red Lines' for Iran

Israel, U.S. Spar Over 'Red Lines' for Iran

Israel responds to Clinton's remarks about setting red lines for Iran, and Clinton's spokeswoman responds to Israel.Elad Benari, 10/09/2012 23:45
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
Defying Israel, UN Chief Confirms Tehran Trip

Defying Israel, UN Chief Confirms Tehran Trip

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will attend Iran for NAM summit, defying objections from Israel, US and Jewish groups to boycott the event.Rachel Hirshfeld, 23/08/2012 13:14
U.S.: There's Still Time for Diplomacy on Iran

U.S.: There's Still Time for Diplomacy on Iran

State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland tells reporters: We believe there is still time for diplomacy to work with Iran.Elad Benari, 23/08/2012 05:13
Iran Bans Women Due to 'Manly Nature' of Studies

Iran Bans Women Due to 'Manly Nature' of Studies

Thirty-six universities in Iran have banned women from 77 fields of study.Rachel Hirshfeld , 22/08/2012 17:19
Video: O Jerusalem, Obama Has Forgotten Thee

Video: O Jerusalem, Obama Has Forgotten Thee

Emergency Committee for Israel has issued a short video tracking the Obama administration's deteriorating stance on Jerusalem.Rachel Hirshfeld , 29/07/2012 17:49
U.S. Condemns Legalization of Communities

U.S. Condemns Legalization of Communities

State Department spokeswoman says Washington is opposed to the legalization of Sansana, Rechelim and Bruchin.Elad Benari, 25/04/2012 05:15
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
US Explains Cuts for PA's Sesame Street

US Explains Cuts for PA's Sesame Street

The US explained in a briefing Tuesday why funding for the Palestinian Authority version of Sesame Street is being cut.Chana Ya'ar, 11/01/2012 09:58
U.S. Looking for Diplomatic Strategy on Iran

U.S. Looking for Diplomatic Strategy on Iran

Ahead of the IAEA report on Iran, U.S. clarifies it hasn't given up on the diplomatic route yet.Elad Benari, 04/11/2011 04:13
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