Blinken to host event marking anniversary of Israel-Arab normalization deals

Blinken to host event marking anniversary of Israel-Arab normalization deals
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken testifies during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing to examine the United States' withdrawal from Afghanistan on Capitol Hill, in Washington, U.S., September 14, 2021. Jabin Botsford/Pool via REUTERSWASHINGTON, Sept 14 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will host a virtual meeting on Friday with his counterparts… Read More

Blinken says negotiating process with Iran cannot go on indefinitely

Blinken says negotiating process with Iran cannot go on indefinitely
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken exits his vehicle prior to departing Washington on travel to New Delhi, India and Kuwait City, Kuwait at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, U.S., July 26, 2021. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/PoolKUWAIT, July 29 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Thursday the negotiating process with Iran to revive a… Read More

Blinken calls on Southeast Asian nations to take action on Myanmar

Blinken calls on Southeast Asian nations to take action on Myanmar
HANOI (Reuters) -The United States rejects China’s “unlawful” maritime claims in the South China Sea and stands with Southeast Asian nations faced with Beijing’s “coercion”, Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Wednesday.Addressing a video conference with foreign ministers from the Association of Southeast Nations (ASEAN), Blinken also said the United States has “deep concerns”… Read More

Blinken says U.S. consulting with Israel over Iran nuclear talks

Blinken says U.S. consulting with Israel over Iran nuclear talks
JERUSALEM (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken promised on Tuesday continued close consultation with Israel about any potential U.S. return to a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken hold a joint news conference in Jerusalem, May 25, 2021. Menahem Kahana/Pool via… Read More

Blinken says U.S. consulting with Israel over Iran nuclear talks

Blinken says U.S. consulting with Israel over Iran nuclear talks
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken promised on Tuesday continued close consultation with Israel about any potential U.S. return to a nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.After talks with Blinken in Jerusalem, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said he hoped Washington would not sign back on to the deal, and that "whatever happens, Israel will… Read More

Blinken discusses Gaza in calls with Qatari, Egyptian foreign ministers

Blinken discusses Gaza in calls with Qatari, Egyptian foreign ministers
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken disembarks after landing at Boryspil International airport outside Kyiv, Ukraine May 6, 2021. Efrem Lukatsky/Pool via REUTERSU.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken discussed the violence in Israel, the West Bank and Gaza in phone calls with the Qatari, Egyptian and Saudi foreign ministers, the State Department said on Sunday.Blinken… Read More

Blinken affirms ‘unwavering support’ for Ukraine in meeting with foreign minister: State Department

Blinken affirms ‘unwavering support’ for Ukraine in meeting with foreign minister: State Department
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba (not seen) in Brussels, Belgium April 13, 2021. REUTERS/Johanna Geron/PoolWASHINGTON (Reuters) - Secretary of State Antony Blinken affirmed the United States’ “unwavering support” for Ukraine’s territorial integrity as it faces aggression from Russia in a meeting on Tuesday with Ukrainian Foreign Minister… Read More