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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. (credit: GIL COHEN MAGEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Top Obama Aide: US Can’t Ignore Netanyahu’s Comments

WASHINGTON (CBS Washington/AP) — President Barack Obama’s chief of staff rejected Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s attempts to distance himself from his comments rejecting Palestinian statehood, telling an Israel advocacy group Monday that the U.S. […]

03/23/2015

Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States and its Arab and European allies will step up their support for Syria's opposition to help them "fight for the freedom of their country" if President Bashar Assad's regime doesn't engage in peace talks in good faith. (OZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images).

Kerry: US Prepared To Help Syrian Rebels ‘Fight For The Freedom Of Their Country’

Secretary of State John Kerry says the United States and its Arab and European allies will step up their support for Syria’s opposition to help them “fight for the freedom of their country” if President Bashar Assad’s regime doesn’t engage in peace talks in good faith.

05/22/2013

Just days ahead of his Mideast trip, President Barack Obama met with about 10 leaders of Arab American groups who encouraged him to deliver a message of hope to the Palestinian people even if he is unable to immediately deliver a peace plan with Israel. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

President Obama Meeting With Arab Leaders To Address Palestinian Peace Plans Before Mideast Trip

Just days ahead of his Mideast trip, President Barack Obama met with about 10 leaders of Arab American groups who encouraged him to deliver a message of hope to the Palestinian people even if he is unable to immediately deliver a peace plan with Israel.

03/11/2013