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#Secretary of State

# secretary-of-state - Friday 2 August, 2019

Several bombs explode in Bangkok as Mike Pompeo visits
# Secretary Of State
# Secretary Of State

Several bombs explode in Bangkok as Mike Pompeo visits

Aug 2nd 2019, 8:02 AM 13,027 Views 9 Comments

The blasts appeared to be symbolic attacks aimed at embarrassing the Thai government during a major summit.

# secretary-of-state - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lashes out at Russia in final remarks
# You're Fired
# You're Fired

Ousted Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lashes out at Russia in final remarks

Mar 13th 2018, 8:20 PM 42,677 Views 96 Comments

Tillerson did not address reports he only learned of his sacking after Donald Trump tweeted about it.

# secretary-of-state - Thursday 30 November, 2017

'Rex is here': Trump passes up the chance to back Secretary of State Tillerson
# Embattledasaurus Rex
# Embattledasaurus Rex

'Rex is here': Trump passes up the chance to back Secretary of State Tillerson

Nov 30th 2017, 6:03 PM 14,996 Views 14 Comments

A senior White House official did not deny reports that Tillerson would be replaced by CIA director Mike Pompeo.

# secretary-of-state - Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Tillerson denies he considered resigning from Trump cabinet but doesn't say whether he called him 'a moron'
# Secretary Of State
# Secretary Of State

Tillerson denies he considered resigning from Trump cabinet but doesn't say whether he called him 'a moron'

Oct 4th 2017, 5:12 PM 11,187 Views 31 Comments

“I serve at the appointment of the president and I am here for as long as the president feels I can be useful to achieving his objectives.”

# secretary-of-state - Wednesday 5 April, 2017

Trump's secretary of state says US has 'no comment' after North Korea launches missile
# Hostile Relations
# Hostile Relations

Trump's secretary of state says US has 'no comment' after North Korea launches missile

Apr 5th 2017, 7:24 AM 9,657 Views 17 Comments

“The United States has spoken enough about North Korea.”

# secretary-of-state - Thursday 14 July, 2016

This man has just been given responsibility for Northern Ireland
# Tough Job
# Tough Job

This man has just been given responsibility for Northern Ireland

Jul 14th 2016, 9:08 PM 31,571 Views 84 Comments

James Brokenshire is the new Secretary of State for Northern Ireland.

# secretary-of-state - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Hillary Clinton interviewed by FBI about email scandal
# Secretary Of State
# Secretary Of State

Hillary Clinton interviewed by FBI about email scandal

Jul 2nd 2016, 5:57 PM 19,318 Views 45 Comments

The Democratic presidential hopeful is unlikely to be prosecuted.

# secretary-of-state - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

Now the FBI is taking a look at Hillary Clinton's emails
# Confidential Info
# Confidential Info

Now the FBI is taking a look at Hillary Clinton's emails

Aug 12th 2015, 7:46 AM 9,716 Views 15 Comments

Clinton has been criticised for her decision to use a personal email server while secretary of state.

# secretary-of-state - Sunday 31 May, 2015

Former Presidential contender John Kerry has fallen off his bike and will be leaving Europe
# Man Down
# Man Down

Former Presidential contender John Kerry has fallen off his bike and will be leaving Europe

May 31st 2015, 3:30 PM 14,757 Views 48 Comments

He made it through Vietnam, but a cycling accident in Switzerland proved too much.

# secretary-of-state - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Hillary's deleted emails were about Chelsea's wedding and yoga, apparently
# Computer Says No
# Computer Says No

Hillary's deleted emails were about Chelsea's wedding and yoga, apparently

Mar 11th 2015, 7:17 PM 14,883 Views 21 Comments

Meanwhile, Bill has said he doesn’t actually use email…

# secretary-of-state - Saturday 20 December, 2014

"Substantial progress" in Northern Ireland talks - but Adams not confident they'll wrap up soon
# Stormont
# Stormont

"Substantial progress" in Northern Ireland talks - but Adams not confident they'll wrap up soon

Dec 20th 2014, 12:30 PM 5,626 Views 60 Comments

The talks are on a break, and will resume on Monday.

# secretary-of-state - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

New stadium delay forces Tottenham to move out of White Hart Lane
# Awkward
From The42
# Awkward

New stadium delay forces Tottenham to move out of White Hart Lane

Sep 10th 2014, 1:43 PM 8,806 Views 10 Comments

The club will vacate their ground during the 2017-2018 season.

# secretary-of-state - Friday 14 March, 2014

'No common vision': Last-ditch US-Russia talks on Crimea end in failure
# No Deal
# No Deal

'No common vision': Last-ditch US-Russia talks on Crimea end in failure

Mar 14th 2014, 7:25 PM 6,304 Views 71 Comments

The talks between John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov “did not find common ground” according to US officials.

# secretary-of-state - Friday 8 November, 2013

Israel "utterly rejects" Iran deal aimed at ending nuclear tensions
# Nuclear Talks
# Nuclear Talks

Israel "utterly rejects" Iran deal aimed at ending nuclear tensions

Nov 8th 2013, 9:11 AM 5,158 Views 104 Comments

Talks involving the US, China and Russia aimed at easing tensions over Iran’s controversial nuclear programme have been taking place in Geneva.

# secretary-of-state - Thursday 12 September, 2013

No public inquiry into Omagh bombing
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

No public inquiry into Omagh bombing

Sep 12th 2013, 11:02 AM 4,341 Views 13 Comments

The decision was announced by Northern Ireland’s Secretary of State today.

Pope's deputy says celibacy is 'not a dogma of the Church'
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

Pope's deputy says celibacy is 'not a dogma of the Church'

Sep 12th 2013, 9:00 AM 8,199 Views 50 Comments

The recently appointed Vatican Secretary of State said that the issue is a great challenge for the Pope.

# secretary-of-state - Monday 8 July, 2013

John Kerry's wife Teresa Heinz Kerry in critical but stable condition in hospital
# Hospitalised
# Hospitalised

John Kerry's wife Teresa Heinz Kerry in critical but stable condition in hospital

Jul 8th 2013, 10:42 AM 12,301 Views 6 Comments

Teresa Heinz Kerry was hospitalised on Sunday for an unknown illness.

# secretary-of-state - Thursday 27 June, 2013

JFK would be proud of Ireland's accomplishments - John Kerry
# JFK 50
# JFK 50

JFK would be proud of Ireland's accomplishments - John Kerry

Jun 27th 2013, 3:08 PM 4,391 Views 27 Comments

The US Secretary of State has been sharing his thoughts on the Kennedy visit, 50 years on.

# secretary-of-state - Saturday 13 April, 2013

Kerry tells China's Xi that Korea situation is at 'critical time'
# North Korea
# North Korea

Kerry tells China's Xi that Korea situation is at 'critical time'

Apr 13th 2013, 10:20 AM 3,935 Views 21 Comments

The US Secretary of State is meeting with Chinese President XI Jinping today in an effort to seek Beijing’s intervention in the Korean peninsula crisis.

# secretary-of-state - Monday 18 March, 2013

Gilmore to meet John Kerry in Washington today
# Foreign Affairs
# Foreign Affairs

Gilmore to meet John Kerry in Washington today

Mar 18th 2013, 12:46 PM 5,510 Views 43 Comments

The Tánaiste will discuss how America’s plans to reform its immigration laws will affect tens of thousands of Irish people in the US.

# secretary-of-state - Thursday 28 February, 2013

# secretary-of-state - Monday 21 January, 2013

In full: Micheál Martin’s letter to outgoing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton
# Letter Of Note
# Letter Of Note

In full: Micheál Martin’s letter to outgoing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Jan 21st 2013, 1:45 PM 10,156 Views 140 Comments

The Fianna Fáil leader has written to the departing Clinton expressing his desire for her to return to public office as she is tipped for a presidential run in 2016.

# secretary-of-state - Monday 7 January, 2013

Hillary Clinton returns to work, to meet with American ambassador to Ireland
# Back To Work
# Back To Work

Hillary Clinton returns to work, to meet with American ambassador to Ireland

Jan 7th 2013, 10:27 AM 3,511 Views 3 Comments

Following a series of health problems including a blood clot in her head, the US Secretary of State has a full schedule this week ahead of her departure later this month.

# secretary-of-state - Thursday 3 January, 2013

Clinton wants to return to work next week
# Secretary Of State
# Secretary Of State

Clinton wants to return to work next week

Jan 3rd 2013, 9:11 PM 6,445 Views 10 Comments

A spokeswoman said she was upbeat and raring to go.

Clinton released from hospital after treatment for blood clot
# United States
# United States

Clinton released from hospital after treatment for blood clot

Jan 3rd 2013, 1:02 PM 2,788 Views 3 Comments

The US Secretary of State was pictured getting into a van with Bill and Chelsea – her first known appearance since Belfast.

# secretary-of-state - Tuesday 1 January, 2013

Clinton 'expected to make full recovery' from blood clot near brain
# Hillary Clinton
# Hillary Clinton

Clinton 'expected to make full recovery' from blood clot near brain

Jan 1st 2013, 9:31 AM 7,086 Views 9 Comments

Doctors are treating Hillary Clinton’s clot, which is beside her ear and just inside her skull, with blood thinners.

# secretary-of-state - Monday 31 December, 2012

Hillary Clinton hospitalised with blood clot
# Hillary
# Hillary

Hillary Clinton hospitalised with blood clot

Dec 31st 2012, 9:27 AM 9,678 Views 18 Comments

Doctors discovered the clot while Clinton was undergoing a routine follow-up examination after she fainted earlier this month.

# secretary-of-state - Friday 21 December, 2012

Former presidential candidate John Kerry to be new US Secretary of State
# United States
# United States

Former presidential candidate John Kerry to be new US Secretary of State

Dec 21st 2012, 8:03 PM 6,290 Views 9 Comments

The veteran Democratic senator will succeed Hillary Clinton in the new year provided he is confirmed by his colleagues in the senate.

# secretary-of-state - Friday 14 December, 2012

Susan Rice withdraws name from Secretary of State race
# Barack Obama
# Barack Obama

Susan Rice withdraws name from Secretary of State race

Dec 14th 2012, 8:17 AM 5,184 Views 3 Comments

John Kerry is now favourite to take Hillary Clinton’s place.

# secretary-of-state - Saturday 1 December, 2012

Could Bill Clinton be the next US ambassador to Ireland?
# Appointments
# Appointments

Could Bill Clinton be the next US ambassador to Ireland?

Dec 1st 2012, 12:23 PM 9,878 Views 45 Comments

One of the United States’ leading newspapers certainly thinks so…

# secretary-of-state - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Clinton urges Egypt to commit to "strong democracy"
# Egypt
# Egypt

Clinton urges Egypt to commit to "strong democracy"

Jul 15th 2012, 4:42 PM 1,793 Views 16 Comments

Clinton met with the country’s new president, Mohammed Morsi, this weekend, as well as other prominent Egyptians.

# secretary-of-state - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Hillary Clinton condemns Syria for shooting down Turkish jet
# Tensions
# Tensions

Hillary Clinton condemns Syria for shooting down Turkish jet

Jun 24th 2012, 8:38 PM 5,611 Views 45 Comments

“It is yet another reflection of the Syrian authorities’ callous disregard for international norms, human life, and peace and security,” Clinton said.

# secretary-of-state - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Clinton hints at plans to step down - even if Obama wins
# US 2012
# US 2012

Clinton hints at plans to step down - even if Obama wins

Jan 26th 2012, 6:49 PM 3,745 Views 14 Comments

After 20 years on the “high wire of American politics”, Hillary Clinton says she’d like to find out just how tired she really is.

# secretary-of-state - Friday 10 June, 2011

Hillary Clinton 'in talks to quit White House for World Bank' - report
# Hillary Clinton
# Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton 'in talks to quit White House for World Bank' - report

Jun 10th 2011, 11:47 AM 564 Views 3 Comments

Reuters says the current US Secretary of State, former Senator and former First Lady is in line to take over in mid-2012.