The US Department of State has made another attempt to exonerate Kiev from responsibility for what's happening in eastern Ukraine.
Ukraine used to be the granary of Europe, an agriculture super-power, with its famous chermozem (black earth). Won't all that Poroshenko-NATO puppets bombing over and over again poison the very soil which feeds us all?Are Ukrainian products going to be healthy? Enrique Zahora, Spain
The US Department of State seems to have given up all pretense. Its statements are becoming ever more contradictory and double-standard, too much so, even for a diplomatic service. War crimes are one issue on which the US's 'our-son-of-a-bitch' approach is just too sickening to bear.
US State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki said to reporters at a press briefing that the Ukrainian government has every right to conduct attacks on civilians, as this upholds the country's unity.
The United States has called for the speedy investigation of an incident in which a 15-year-old American of Palestinian descent appeared to have been badly beaten by Israeli paramilitary police during riots in East Jerusalem, according to Reuters. State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki confirmed that the teen, Tariq Khdeir, was being held by Israeli authorities in Jerusalem and said a consular officer visited him on Saturday.
We are focused on the US government's ways of promoting its policies across the global community. Why would the US State Department choose to offer something like free entertainment, sometimes, at press briefings? Or - could that be some smart strategy most of us are still unaware of? The Voice of Russia has invited Italian journalist Giullietto Chiesa and Ilya Fabrichnikov, Russian expert on political communications strategy, to talk about "infotainment" and how it is used to manipulate our minds.
US intelligence officials are concerned about a new al Qaeda effort to create a bomb that would go undetected through airport security, prompting the US to call for tighter security measures Wednesday at some foreign airports.
The US Department of State believes that the Ukrainian military operations in the east of the country are adequate, spokesperson Jen Psaki said at a briefing in Washington. According to US opinion, operations of the Ukrainian security forces have a moderate and restrained character.
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Sunni radicals in Iraq, who have overrun a swathe of territory north of Baghdad in a lightning offensive, have taken control of one of Saddam Hussein's former chemical weapons factories, a US official said Thursday.
Washington does not yet possess information confirming the deaths of Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine said US State Department spokesman Jen Psaki on Tuesday.
State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki tried to defend some distinctly unsavory remarks by Ukrainian politicians. Ukraine's acting Foreign Minister Andrey Deshchitsa has become embroiled in an unusual diplomatic row after he was caught on camera making abusive remarks about Vladimir Putin outside the Russian embassy in Kiev.
Russian group "Murzilki International" wrote a song inspired by the State Department spokesperson Jen Psaki. The song is rapidly gaining views on Youtube, becoming a hit in Russian webspace.
Roskosmos has received a request from NASA for extension of the ISS' usage until 2024, TASS reports. The actual agreement on the International Space Station (ISS) will be enforeced until 2020.
During a briefing, State Department spokesman Jen Psaki for the first time heard from journalists that the day before incendiary phosphorous bombs had been used under Slavyansk. Her reaction surprised the journalists.
The United States is not considering sending troops into Iraq to stop advances by Islamist militants, a State Department spokeswoman says.
US State Department spokesman Jen Psaki said on Tuesday she is being criticized by Russian media because the United States supports Kiev authorities. Psaki recently became widely known for her loud statements on Ukraine, in which the US supports military operations against independence supporters in the east and invariably confirms this support, despite the death of civilians.
Yesterday, on June 5, the question: "Where did Jen Psaki go?" stirred up Russia's blogosphere. Jen's disappearance sparked a heated debate on whether the State Department's spokesperson had resigned from her post or just gone on vacation.
Jennifer Psaki, spokesperson for the US Department of State, has denied via Twitter the fact that she was discharged.