John Kerry

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Poll: 59 Percent Of Russians View US As Threat

A Russian polling group found 59 percent of Russians see the United States as a threat.

05/13/2015

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Kerry Heads To Russia In First Visit Since Ukraine Crisis

Secretary of State John Kerry departed Monday for Russia to meet with President Vladimir Putin, on his first visit to the country since relations between Washington and Moscow plummeted to post-Cold War lows amid disagreements over Ukraine and Syria.

05/11/2015

Sergey Lavrov Speaking

Russian Official: Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Quite Doable’

Officials say that Iran and six world powers are close to ending the latest round of nuclear talks with a statement that lacks specifics accompanied by documents outlining more detailed understandings.

03/31/2015

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Kerry Warns US Ambassadors They Will Be Dealing With ‘Climate Refugees’ In Not-Too-Distant Future

Secretary of State John Kerry warns U.S. ambassadors that they will be dealing with “climate refugees” in the not-too-distant future.

03/26/2015

Javad Zarif Speaking

Diplomat: Iran Demands Nuke Facility Buried Deep Underground Be Allowed To Keep Hundreds Of Centrifuges

The United States and Iran are plunging back into negotiations in a bid to end a decades-long standoff that has raised the specter of an Iranian nuclear arsenal, a new atomic arms race in the Middle East and even a U.S. or Israeli military intervention.

03/16/2015

John Kerry Speaking

Kerry: We Will Undertake Clinton’s Emails ‘As Rapidly As Possible’

The government will examine thousands of Hillary Rodham Clinton’s emails for public release — and for possible security lapses — after revelations she used a private account to conduct official business as secretary of state, a senior State Department official said Thursday.

03/06/2015

John Kerry Speaking

Kerry: We Do Not Want Netanyahu Speech ‘Turned Into Some Great Political Football’

Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday tried to calm tensions with Israel before Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s congressional address, yet insisted the Obama administration’s diplomatic record with Iran entitles the U.S. to “the benefit of the doubt” as negotiators work toward a long-term nuclear deal.

03/02/2015

John Kerry Speaking

Kerry: ‘Silly Debate’ In Media On How To Combat Terrorism

In the fight against violent extremism, President Barack Obama argues the U.S. has one thing going for it that Europe doesn’t: a long tradition of warmly embracing its immigrants, including Muslims.

02/19/2015

Kerry Speaking

Kerry: ‘Enormous Interest In New Relationship With Cuba

North America has an “enormous interest” in building diplomatic relationships with Cuba, Secretary of State John Kerry said Saturday during a weekend meeting with his counterparts from Canada and Mexico.

01/31/2015

Kerry Speaking

Kerry Fined $50 For Failing To Shovel Snow Outside Boston Mansion

John Kerry has many titles — secretary of state, former senator, one-time Democratic candidate for president.

01/30/2015

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