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Topic - John Kerry
As the U.S. State Department releases its annual global religious freedom report, observers say that the government must take more action to fight persecution and secure religious liberty around the world.
On Monday morning, the State Department released its annual update on religious freedom violations around the world.
The Obama administration pushed back Monday at a torrent of Israeli criticism aimed at Secretary of State John Kerry's latest bid to secure a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas, with U.S. officials saying Kerry had in no way abandoned key Israeli needs.
President Obama on Monday tapped Rabbi David Saperstein as his nominee for the position of ambassador-at-large for international religious freedom within the State Department.
The head of the U.S. bishops’ international justice and peace committee implored Secretary of State John Kerry to utilize U.S. foreign policy to address the "root causes" of child migration from Central America.
Secretary of State John Kerry got caught on an open mike last Sunday, grumbling about the Israeli operation to one of his aides. "We've got to get over there," Mr. Kerry declared, even though he pointedly had not been invited to intervene.
Forgive the temerity of a former Beltway insider who arrived in Texas just as soon as he possibly could. Have the people back in Washington lost their minds?
Secretary of State John Kerry touched down at Israel's main airport on Wednesday, a trip made in defiance of Federal Aviation Administration bans on travel to the Jewish state.
A spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday that Israel does airport security "very, very well" and that he hopes American airlines will be back flying into the country soon.
Secretary of State John Kerry was caught on a hot mic on Fox News Sunday apparently disparaging Israel's claim to be conducting a "pinpoint" operation in Gaza.
Amid new reports of casualties in the Middle East, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Hamas needs to immediately agree to a cease-fire as Israeli ground troops continue a three-day offensive.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said there's strong evidence that the missile system used to bring down the Boeing 777 over territory in eastern Ukraine was transferred from Russia to separatists occupying the area but stopped short of assigning direct blame to Moscow for the downing of the plane.
Intense negotiations with Iran have yielded "tangible progress," U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday, but significant gaps remain ahead of a July 20 target date for a deal meant to put firm curbs on Tehran's nuclear activities in exchange for an end to sanctions.
As nuke talks with Iran faltered Tuesday, House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce called for the Obama administration to start working on new sanctions against the Islamic state.
"The fierce determination of the millions of voters undeterred by violence and threats of violence has been remarkable," Mr. Kerry said in a statement, CNN reported
He added, "I have no interest in a military-to-military relationship where we basically get together and sing 'Kumbaya,' but I think that having a relationship where we can talk about things that are really potentially dangerous in our relationship has all kinds of merit, and I'm a strong proponent of contacts with the Chinese military for that kind of a dialogue," he said.