Tag Archives: JOHN KERRY

19Sep/15

U.S. says Assad must go, timing down to negotiation

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad has to step down but the timing of his departure had to be decided through negotiation. Kerry is in London for talks with British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond.

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31Aug/15

Kerry calls climate change “seismic challenge,” compares threat to WW 2

At Glacier conference Kerry calls climate change a “seismic challenge” and warns of the potential threat of refugees caused by rising waters.

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16Aug/15

Trump says he will deport undocumented immigrants as U.S. president

Republican presidential contender Donald Trump will deport all undocumented immigrants – Independent presidential candidate Bernie Sanders says he will fight the hardest against institutional racism.

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20Jul/15

Cuban flag raised at embassy in Washington

(REUTERS) – The Cuban flag was raised at Havana’s embassy in Washington, DC, at 10:30 a.m. (1430 GMT) for the first time in 54 years on Monday (July 20).
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01Jul/15

Cuba, USA formally agree to restore diplomatic ties severed 54 years ago

U.S Secretary of State John Kerry formally announces the reopening of the American embassy in Cuba, saying it is an “important step on the road to restoring fully normal relations”.

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25Jun/15

Kerry: U.S., China committed to cyber code of conduct

(R Reports) – The United States and China on Wednesday (June 24) said they would develop a code of conduct for state behavior in cyberspace.
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29May/15

Celebrations across Nigeria as Buhari is sworn in as president

Residents of Abuja and Lagos celebrate the first-ever democratic transfer of power in Nigeria, as former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari is inaugurated as president.

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10Apr/15

Obama-Castro in historic summit

(R Reports) – U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Panama as news broke that the U.S. is poised to remove Cuba from its list of state sponsors of terrorism.

The move would be a huge breakthrough in relations between the two countries.
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05Apr/15

Zarif stresses benefits to Iran of framework nuclear deal

All United Nations Security Council resolutions related to Iran’s nuclear programme will be lifted immediately if a final deal is agreed, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says.

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02Apr/15

Iran nuclear deal: 8th day of talks

(BVO) – Two days past a deadline, and still counting….

Iran and ministers from six Western powers pushed through the night in a bid to, finally, strike a deal.
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