Articles Tagged 'John Kerry'
Obama, Through Kerry, Proposes Dividing Jerusalem
On Wednesday, Secretary of State John Kerry delivered a speech blasting the Israeli government and defending the Obama administration’s decision to abstain from, and hence… READ MORE
One Last Slap: Kerry Defends US ROLE in UN’s Israel Censure
A defiant Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday defended the U.S. decision allowing the U.N. Security Council to formally condemn Israeli settlements last week,… READ MORE
Israel braces for more tensions with US as Kerry plans major speech
Israel is bracing for yet another potential clash with the Obama administration in the final weeks before President-elect Donald Trump takes office, as Secretary of… READ MORE
Wikileaks: John Kerry Pressured Ecuador into Taking Julian Assange’s Internet Away
The organization Wikileaks is claiming that U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry personally pressured the government of Ecuador to cut its founder Julian Assange’s internet… READ MORE
Kerry: Air conditioners as big a threat as ISIS
Secretary of State John Kerry said in Vienna on Friday that air conditioners and refrigerators are as big of a threat to life as the… READ MORE
Kerry on UN climate change report: ‘Costs of inaction are catastrophic’
The release of a United Nations report detailing the pervasive effects of climate change should serve as a call to action for the world’s nations… READ MORE
GOP to John Kerry, Obama: You make U.S. look ‘weak’ to world
The GOP has a message for Secretary of State John Kerry, and it’s not a kind one: Your penchant for all talk, no action, is… READ MORE
Secretary of State Kerry lashes out at climate change skeptics
JAKARTA, Indonesia – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday called climate change perhaps the world’s “most fearsome” destructive weapon and mocked those who deny its existence or question its causes, comparing them to people who insist the Earth is flat.
In a speech to Indonesian students, civic leaders and government officials, Kerry tore into climate change skeptics. He… READ MORE
Kerry, Lavrov say broach ceasefire zone for Syria
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov discussed the possibility of ceasefires in parts of Syria, Kerry said on Monday after talks in Paris.
Lavrov said the two also discussed a possible willingness by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad to open aid corridors.
“We talked today about the possibility of trying to encourage a ceasefire. Maybe a… READ MORE
Kerry warns Israel of troubles ahead if peace talks fail
AMMAN | U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned Israel on Thursday that it could face a third Palestinian uprising and deepening international isolation if American-brokered peace negotiations failed.
Both Israelis and Palestinians have given grim assessments of the lack of progress in their talks, which the United States helped revive last July after a three-year hiatus. Violence has simmered… READ MORE