US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may insist she’s leaving politics, but a new poll suggests that most Americans hope she changes her mind. A solid majority of those surveyed in an ABC News-Washington Post poll – 57 percent – said they would support a 2016 presidential bid by Clinton. Just 37 percent were opposed […]
As the cease-fire between Israel and Gaza takes effect, it’s worth asking what the week-long conflict, which has left five Israelis and at least 140 Palestinians dead, actually accomplished.
Egypt announced on Wednesday that a ceasefire had been reached to end the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, starting later in the day. Egyptian Foreign Minister Mohamed Kamel Amr made the announcement in a joint news conference with U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The ceasefire would come into effect at 1900 GMT, Amr […]
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton met Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi on Wednesday in Cairo to discuss a possible truce in Gaza, Egypt’s official news agency reported.
A Hamas official said on Tuesday Egypt had brokered a Gaza ceasefire deal that would go into effect within hours, but a spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said “we’re not there yet”.
Syria’s main opposition bloc, under pressure from Washington to reshape into a widely representative government-in-exile, has agreed to broaden its structure to accommodate other groups, a spokesman says.
The United States indicated on Wednesday that it was undertaking its most aggressive attempt yet to reshape the Syrian opposition, with Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton dismissing the current leadership as a bunch of out-of-touch exiles who should be replaced with a group more representative
The longer it takes for the Obama administration to drop the “why we can’t” and embrace a “yes we can” to a new, more robust Syrian policy, the more likely there will be NO plan
United Nations, NY- U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and her Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, addressed the UN Security Council Monday with clashing views on how to tackle a year-old uprising.
The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and the US secretary of state have urged the international community to speak with one voice on Syria. Hillary Clinton said that Syria’s “horrific campaign of violence” had “shocked the conscience of the world”.