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US envoy to Libya killed in Benghazi consulate attack (Third Lead)


September 12th, 2012 - 7:31 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 12 (IANS) US ambassador to Libya J. Christopher Stevens and three other American diplomats were killed Tuesday in a rocket attack on the American consulate in Benghazi, ... Read more...

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US Congressman campaigns to invite Narendra Modi


September 12th, 2012 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Chicago, Sep 12 (IANS) A US Congressman who has mounted a campaign to revoke the ban on an American visa for Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi says in the ... Read more...

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Clinton arrives in Beijing


May 2nd, 2012 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 2 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner arrived here Wednesday for the fourth round of the China-US Strategic and Economic ... Read more...

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Iran nuke talks set for Istanbul


April 1st, 2012 - 9:44 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, April 1 (IANS) Iran and six world powers have agreed to meet in Istanbul, the largest city of Turkey, April 13 for the latest round of talks over Iran's ... Read more...

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New round of Iranian nuclear talks set in Turkey


April 1st, 2012 - 12:31 am ICT by IANS
Istanbul, March 31 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Saturday that Iran and six world powers have agreed to meet in the Turkish city of Istanbul on ... Read more...

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Michelle Obama to lead US delegation to London Olympics


March 14th, 2012 - 3:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 14 (IANS) First Lady Michelle Obama has announced that she would be leading the US delegation to the London Olympics.Obama will travel to London for the Games' opening ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton’s mother dies at 92


November 2nd, 2011 - 4:58 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 2 (IANS) Dorothy Howell Rodham, mother of US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, passed away Tuesday at the age of 92 following illness, her family said.Hillary ... Read more...

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US artists to visit India for smart power diplomacy


October 19th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 19 (IANS) As part of America's "smart power diplomacy" initiative, 15 American artists and collaborative artist teams will visit 15 countries including India to engage in people-to-people diplomacy ... Read more...

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India, US to broaden knowledge partnership (Lead)


October 14th, 2011 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 14 (IANS) India and the US are to broaden their knowledge partnership in pursuit of six key goals, including strategic institutional partnerships and exploring models for 'educational institutions ... Read more...

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UN backs gay rights


June 18th, 2011 - 5:49 pm ICT by IANS
Gineva, June 18 (IANS) The UN has passed a resolution endorsing the rights of gay, lesbian and transgender people, a media report said Saturday.The US has hailed the Friday's endorsement ... Read more...

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US multi-million dollar aid to Pak floundering: NYT


May 2nd, 2011 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
Khajuri Kach (Pakistan), May 2 (ANI): A multi-billion-dollar aid plan that the Obama administration hoped would win over Pakistanis and buttress the weak civilian government is foundering because Washington's fears of Pakistani ... Read more...

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Is Panetta be Obama’s right choice for US Defense Secretary?


April 28th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr. 28 (ANI): Among President Barack Obama's greatest national security challenges has been deciding who will replace Defense Secretary Robert Gates.According to the Christian Science Monitor (CSM), coming to that ... Read more...

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Democratic favouritism outlines Trump political donation history


April 27th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 27 (ANI): US business tycoon Donald J. Trump, who is also a preferred potential presidential candidate among tea party activists, reportedly has a history of financially supporting prospective democratic ... Read more...

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NATO strained over approach to Libya


April 15th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Berlin (Germany), Apr. 15 (ANI): Showing the strains of fighting two wars at once, NATO foreign ministers have tried to play down divisions over the intensity of the air campaign against ... Read more...

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Obama welcomes end of Gbagbo’s ‘illegitimate claim to power’ in Ivory Coast


April 12th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 12(ANI): United States President Barack Obama has welcomed the "decisive turn" of events in the Ivory Coast and the end of former President Laurent Gbagbo's "illegitimate claim to power" ... Read more...

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China snubs report on human rights, tells US to stop prying


April 10th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 10 (IANS) China has urged the US to stop interfering in its internal affairs under the pretext of human rights issues. The comment came after the US criticised ... Read more...

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US Democrat Geraldine passes away, aged 75


March 27th, 2011 - 7:30 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 27 (IANS) US Democratic politician Geraldine A. Ferraro died Saturday at the age of 75, having fought blood cancer for many years. She was the first female ... Read more...

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US-Saudi ties at crossroads over Mid East turmoil


March 15th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 15 (ANI): American officials are getting increasingly concerned about the level of stability in Saudi Arabia, suggesting that country too faces the prospect of unrest, succession politics and resistance to ... Read more...

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Mid-East crisis: Clinton backs Al-Jazeera, criticizes US media in Senate


March 5th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 5 (ANI): US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton praise for the Al-Jazeera's coverage of the Middle East crisis, and simultaneous criticism of American media reportage before the Senate Appropriations ... Read more...

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Obama, Clinton hint at removing Sudan from global state terrorism sponsors list


February 8th, 2011 - 4:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb. 8 (ANI): The United States has said that it is keeping the door open for Sudan to be removed from the list of state sponsors of terrorism if it meets ... Read more...

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Chelsea Clinton, Marc Mezvinsky still a happy couple despite distance


February 5th, 2011 - 6:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 5 (ANI): Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton and her husband Marc Mezvinsky are still a very happy couple even though they are living apart, a friend of the family ... Read more...

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No one in Arab world is pro-American anymore, says Middle-East expert


February 4th, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 4(ANI): The United States' role and influence in the Arab world has vastly diminished in recent years, Middle-East activists and experts have said.Toufan Faisal, a veteran democracy campaigner in Jordan ... Read more...

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U.S. reexamining its relationship with Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.3 (ANI): The Obama administration is rapidly reassessing its tenuous relationship with the Muslim Brotherhood, an opposition movement in Egypt whose fundamentalist ideology has long been a source of distrust in ... Read more...

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Europe Leaders Call for faster transition in Egypt


February 3rd, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.3 (ANI): European leaders have called on the Egyptian leadership to effect a faster transition of power to ensure stability in that country.British Prime Minister David Cameron on Wednesday issued ... Read more...

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US reportedly preparing for an Egypt without Mubarak


January 31st, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Los Angeles, Jan 31 (ANI): In the wake of the current unrest in Egypt, the United States is reportedly preparing for an Egypt without President Hosni Mubarak, pushing the 82-year-old leader to ... Read more...

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Ex-IAEA chief El Baradei to represent unified opposition in talks with Mubarak regime


January 31st, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Jan.31 (ANI): Former International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) chief Mohamed El Mubarak would represent a loosely unified opposition in talks with the military-backed regime of President Hosni Mubarak.Though lacking deep support ... Read more...

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Clinton says resolution condemning Israeli settlement will not bring peace


January 21st, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The only way that the Israeli-Palestinian conflict will be resolved is through a negotiated settlement, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton said Thursday.Clinton told reporters that ... Read more...

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Iran has ‘technical ability’ to make HEU needed for nuke bomb development: Wikileaks


January 21st, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Jan 21 (ANI): US secret diplomatic cables released by the whistleblower website 'Wikileaks' have revealed that Iran has 'technical ability' to make highly enriched uranium (HEU) that is required to ultimately ... Read more...

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Israel’s Stuxnet Worm tests delay, not destroy Iran’s nuke plans


January 16th, 2011 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Jan.16 (ANI): Israel's decision to test the Stuxnet Computer Worm in the Dimona complex in the Negev Desert appears to have wiped out roughly a fifth of Iran's nuclear centrifuges ... Read more...

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US to have multi-agency ties with emerging powers like India


December 16th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 16 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is set to reform US diplomacy by turning ambassadors into corporate-like CEOs tasked with establishing productive multi-agency relationships with ... Read more...

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Holbrooke’s last words were about stopping the Afghan war


December 15th, 2010 - 1:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 15 (ANI): US President Barack Obama's former Special Envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan Richard C. Holbrooke's final thoughts were apparently about the war in Afghanistan and a desire to ... Read more...

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Obama describes Holbrooke as ‘towering figure’, prays for him


December 12th, 2010 - 10:34 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec. 12 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama on Saturday described his Special Envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan, Richard C. Holbrooke, as "a towering figure in American foreign policy" and said ... Read more...

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Nine years after 9/11, US frustrated with millions still flowing into Qaeda coffers


December 6th, 2010 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.6 (ANI): Secret diplomatic cables exposed by the whistle-blowing web site WikiLeaks have revealed that senior Obama administration officials are still concerned and alarmed over millions of dollars flowing largely ... Read more...

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Clinton condemns WikiLeaks ‘attack’ as harmful for US foreign relations


November 30th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov.30 (ANI): The United States has intensified its efforts at damage control, with Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton calling the massive release not just a problem for American foreign policy ... Read more...

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Rudd ‘roasted for gate-crashing’ Clinton’s ‘Q&A show’


November 10th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Nov 10 (ANI): Australian Foreign Minister Kevin Rudd has been condemned for demanding a place to share the limelight with the US Secretary of State, in a heavily promoted 'Q&A ... Read more...

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