02/26/14 03:30 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Kerry says US plans $1 billion in loan guarantees for Ukraine.
By Paul Bedard | 02/26/14 02:17 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry today warned Russian President Vladimir Putin to stay clear of the political turmoil in Ukraine, adding that the U.S. doesn't view the international tussle over the democractic movement in Kiev as a continuation of the Cold War. “We do not believe this should be...
By Susan Crabtree | 02/21/14 11:57 AM
Instead of pivoting away from the Middle East as President Obama repeatedly has tried to do, Secretary of State John Kerry is seeking a peace agreement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority -- the elusive holy grail of U.S. diplomacy.
By Susan Crabtree | 02/21/14 11:44 AM
While Secretary of State John Kerry has poured his energy into unlikely peace missions in the Middle East, a violent crackdown against protesters in Ukraine was left simmering on the back burner of U.S. priorities for months, only recently commanding President Obama's attention. Vice President...
02/20/14 04:17 PM
JERUSALEM (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he remained "committed" and "determined" to reaching a Middle East peace deal, but said in an interview aired Thursday that he understood Israeli fears and skepticism of its outcome. Kerry told Israeli Channel 2 TV's flagship...
02/20/14 11:17 AM
PARIS (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry held a second day of talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Paris on Thursday, as he continues to press for an agreement on framework for an Israeli-Palestinian peace deal. A day after a more than two-hour meeting, Kerry and Abbas sat...
By Bradley Klapper | 02/19/14 08:15 AM
The accelerating U.S. national security threat is leading the administration to take a fresh look at previously shelved ideas, including more robust assistance to Western-backed rebels. They are also are looking at newer, more far-reaching options, including drone strikes on extremists and more...
By Meghashyam Mali | 02/18/14 01:48 PM
White House press secretary Jay Carney on Tuesday slammed Russia, saying Moscow had offered an “unhelpful approach” to ending the Syrian civil war as the Geneva peace talks failed to provide a breakthrough.
By Ashe Schow | 02/18/14 12:25 PM
Is that headline a little inflammatory? Well, I thought it perfectly suited Secretary of State John Kerry's doomsday talk about how global warming was “perhaps the world's most fearsome weapon of mass destruction.” Kerry, speaking to college students in Jakarta, Indonesia, said that global...
02/18/14 10:04 AM
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry congratulated Tunisia on its new post-revolutionary constitution and promised American assistance Tuesday in the North African nation's battle against terrorists. The United States wants to encourage the democratic transition in...
By Susan Crabtree | 02/17/14 03:18 PM
The State Department says it has no direct knowledge that Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has expelled three American consular officials who had been visiting universities in the country amid several days of student-led protests.
By Brian Hughes | 02/16/14 10:45 AM
Secretary of State John Kerry ripped into doubters of climate change Sunday, dismissing such people as members of the “Flat Earth Society” who are “simply burying their heads in the sand.” Kerry, who has framed global warming as a centerpiece of his diplomatic agenda, kicked off a tour...
02/15/14 01:31 PM
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Indonesia to discuss climate change and press authorities in Jakarta and throughout Asia to step up efforts to combat it. Kerry is to deliver a speech on the matter here on Sunday, a day after winning an agreement with China...
By Associated Press | 02/15/14 12:51 PM
Secretary of State John Kerry is in Indonesia to discuss climate change and press authorities in Jakarta to step up efforts to combat it.
02/14/14 03:01 PM
BEIJING (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday he had won a commitment from China to help bring a belligerent North Korea back to nuclear disarmament talks, even as he butted heads with Chinese leaders over a series of increasingly aggressive steps Beijing has taken to assert...
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