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Obama appeals to key senators to hold off on more sanctions against Iran

and Republicans from the Senate’s Banking, Foreign Relations, Armed Service and Intelligence committees ... member on the Foreign Relations Committee Bob Corker and Senator John McCain said later on Tuesday ... in the Senate next week. However, Adam Sharon, a spokesman for Chairman of Foreign Relations Committee Senator ...

20/11/2013 - 08:18 - comment 0

US Senate panel backs use of force in Syria

The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday ... authorizing a military strike on Syria was approved on Wednesday by the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations ... A resolution authorizing a military strike on Syria was approved on Wednesday by the U.S. Senate Foreign ...

05/09/2013 - 06:07 - comment 0

U.S. Israeli lobby accuses Iran of sabotaging nuclear talks

chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, expressed deep skepticism on Sunday that world powers ... chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, expressed deep skepticism on Sunday that world powers ... Since taking over from John Kerry— who left his foreign relations chairmanship in the Senate to succeed ...

06/04/2014 - 18:03 - comment 1

US sanctions on Iran 'likely to be delayed'

the senior Republican on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and a member of the Banking Committee, told ... The US Senate is unlikely to impose a fresh round of sanctions on Iran until after Tehran holds nuclear ... The Senate Banking Committee was due in September to review a new package of sanctions, but it now ...

02/10/2013 - 06:46 - comment 0

White House convinces congress to delay Iran sanctions

this month. They are set to meet again in Geneva on November 7-8. Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Robert Menendez (D-NJ) said on Monday that the Senate aimed to cut Iran’s current oil exports ... not sway every senator who participated in the meeting, but the Senate Banking Committee would reportedly ...

01/11/2013 - 14:07 - comment 0

U.S. Senate approves bill to restore aid to Egypt

of power."The Senate Foreign Relations Committee passed the legislation, with only Senator Rand Paul calling ... The United States Senate approved a bill Wednesday that restores aid to Egypt in full at $1.6 billion vis-a-vis granting U.S. President Barack Obama ...

19/12/2013 - 07:17 - comment 0

US ready to provide Patriot missiles to Jordan for self-protection - McCain

McCain, who serves on the influential US senate armed services and foreign relations committees, said ... Jordanian officials say. Meanwhile, McCain and Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Robert ... US Senator John McCain has come forward to say ...

26/05/2013 - 10:58 - comment 1

Senators to override Obama's Iran veto

the Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman, and Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Illinois) introduced a new sanctions ... and their suspicions of us,” Obama said. Ten US Senate committee chairs also wrote a joint letter to Reid ... bill against Iran by a 400-20 vote. The Senate bill had to originate in the Banking Committee before ...

21/12/2013 - 13:30 - comment 0

Iran Condemns US Senate Move to Extend Sanctions

by the agency.   "The extension of the sanctions indicates the lack of logic in US foreign relations ... Iran on Thursday slammed the US Senate's approval ... Iran on Thursday slammed the US Senate's approval of a bill extending sanctions against Tehran, ...

18/05/2010 - 18:13 - comment 0

US Senate Extends Sanctions on Iran, Libya for Five Years

The US Senate on Wednesday extended sanctions against ... The US Senate on Wednesday extended sanctions against Iran and Libya for another five years, ... it becomes law, said AFP.  The current US act "bans" foreign enterprises from investing more ...

18/05/2010 - 18:13 - comment 0