The secretary of State told Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem that Israel's security is “at the top of our agenda.”
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At least 20 people were killed and dozens more injured after a car bomb exploded Thursday at Yemen’s defense ministry in the capital of Sanaa.
The Texas chemistry teacher was killed while jogging near consulate.
A visit is no longer impossible, according to experts and former officials.
Hunter floated the idea of hitting Iran with nuclear weapons.
"If a diplomatic solution is the responsible approach [in Syria], all parties involved are going to have to be represented in some way" in whatever deal is struck, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said Wednesday.
Any plausible peace plan to end the ongoing carnage in Syria "cannot be achieved by [limiting] ourselves to narrow strips of interest," Hagel told reporters at the Pentagon.
Saeb Erekat wants Kerry to stop Israel's "continuing settlement activity" and "crimes."
The Obama administration has launched direct talks with Islamist militias in Syria that aren't aligned with al Qaeda, The Wall Street Journal reports.
Javad Zarif said sanctions have "utterly failed" and not impeded Iran's nuclear ambitions.
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House Republicans are considering various legislative options.