- U.S. Senate sets $225 million for Israel's Iron Dome in emergency bill
US Democrats in the Senate have included $225 million ... Chairwoman of the Senate Appropriations Committee Senator Barbara Mikulski said the Democrats wanted ... American ally and needs these assets to defend itself," the Maryland Democratic senator said ...
23/07/2014 - 07:42 - comment 0
- Obama appeals to key senators to hold off on more sanctions against Iran
US President Barack Obama Tuesday appealed to senators ... and Republicans from the Senate’s Banking, Foreign Relations, Armed Service and Intelligence committees on Tuesday, US President Barack Obama appealed to Senators to temporarily halt voting for additional sanctions ...
20/11/2013 - 09:18 - comment 0
- White House convinces congress to delay Iran sanctions
of American senators to delay another round of unilateral sanctions against Iran as the most substantive ... Kerry, urged the senators to hold off on a new package of sanctions on Iran. White House officials did not sway every senator who participated in the meeting, but the Senate Banking Committee would reportedly ...
01/11/2013 - 15:07 - comment 0
- US senators call for pressure on Fifa to strip Russia of World Cup 2018
US senators have called on nations to put pressure on Fifa to consider moving the 2018 World Cup ... and in March, two Republican senators from America sent a letter to Sepp Blatter requesting the World Cup ... community to do that, I'm absolutely totally behind it."The senior senator from Arizona, who ...
31/07/2014 - 07:44 - comment 0
- Bashar Assad fanclub: U.S. senator sends Syrian president a letter of praise
A Virginia Senator has sent a letter of support ... Senator has sent a letter of support to Syrian President Bashar Assad , thanking him for “rescuing” ... Post confirmed Tuesday that the senator had penned the letter. Dated April 1, the letter said: “If ...
Editor's Choice - 29/05/2014 - 17:52 - comment 0
- U.S. senators call for a tougher stance on Iran's nuclear weapons
A group of U.S. senators have urged President Barack ... of U.S. senators have urged President Barack Obama to take a firm stance on Iran amid ongoing nuclear negotiations. The Saturday letter from 22 Democratic senators and one independent hailed Obama’s two-track ...
23/03/2014 - 11:38 - comment 0
- U.S. Senator declares, "Support Israel or God will curse America!" in televised debate
Without a hint of doubt, U.S. Senator Paul Broun does his best Zionist pastor impersonation and says God has Israel's back and so should America; 'The Wolf of Wall Street' never haas a chance at the Oscars; and Iraqi brat misses plane, plane ...
Blogs Roundup - 06/03/2014 - 16:01 - comment 0
- Senators to override Obama's Iran veto
hawkish senators in Congress say they will press forward with additional sanctions against Iran by overriding the president’s veto. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has indicated he ... the Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman, and Sen. Mark Kirk (R-Illinois) introduced a new sanctions ...
21/12/2013 - 14:30 - comment 0
- U.S. Senate approves bill to restore aid to Egypt
The United States Senate approved a bill Wednesday ... States Senate approved a bill Wednesday that restores aid to Egypt in full at $1.6 billion vis-a-vis ... security," according to Agence France-Presse Thursday. The bill, drafted by Senators Robert Menendez ...
19/12/2013 - 08:17 - comment 0
- Senate panel: Terror attack on U.S. Consultate in Benghazi was "preventable"
in Libya's Benghazi, in which U.S. Ambassador Chris Stephens died, was preventable, a Senate panel said Wednesday. A U.S. Senate panel Wednesday issued a report saying although ... the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence split between majority Democrats and minority Republicans. ...
15/01/2014 - 19:13 - comment 0