Headlines
Secretary Kerry toasts French President Hollande during U.S. visit

Secretary Kerry toasts French President Hollande during U.S. visit

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- Secretary of State John Kerry hosted French President Francois Hollande for lunch at the State Department Tuesday during Hollande's visit to Washington, D.C.
JC Finley

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014.
By United Press International

Hillary Clinton honored with Lantos Human Rights award

WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was honored Friday with the 2013 Lantos Human Rights Award.

Madeleine Albright: Independent journalism is foundation of democracy

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said independent journalism is the foundation of democracy and a weapon against totalitarianism.

Hillary Clinton announces new women's project

PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, speaking at a conference Friday in Philadelphia, announced a "No Ceilings" project for women around the world.

Ex-Secretary of State Madeleine Albright sees thaw in U.S.-China ties

HOUSTON, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said bilateral ties between the United States and China are getting personalized.
Obama, Abbas meet at U.N.

Obama, Abbas meet at U.N.

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama said Palestinian President Mahmoud has "consistently rejected violence" and "has recognized the need for peace" in the Middle East.
Former Secretary of State Albright joins Twitter

Former Secretary of State Albright joins Twitter

WASHINGTON, Sept. 23 (UPI) -- The United States' first female secretary of state, Madeleine Albright, said she's joined the social medium Twitter.

Madeleine Albright: 'We don't have to trust' Russia on Syria

WASHINGTON, Sept. 15 (UPI) -- Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said she doesn't trust Russian President Vladimir Putin, but the United States has to be able to work with him.
No easy fixes for NATO

No easy fixes for NATO

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- To paraphrase Shakespeare: Alas poor NATO. We knew it well.
HARLAN ULLMAN, UPI Outside View Commentator

Arab spending focus of U.S. hearing

WASHINGTON, May 17 (UPI) -- Corruption and economic growth must be considered when assessing the underlying cause of Middle East revolutions, a U.S. lawmaker said.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Wednesday, May 15, 2013
By United Press International
Albright, Brzezinski back Hagel

Albright, Brzezinski back Hagel

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- A group of former U.S. secretaries of state and defense sent a letter to the U.S. Senate endorsing former Sen. Chuck Hagel as the next defense secretary.
Albright praises Obama, chides Romney

Albright praises Obama, chides Romney

WASHINGTON, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Even as both U.S. presidential hopefuls discuss nation-building at home, the United States won't become isolated, ex-Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said.

Myanmar removes 2,000 names from blacklist

YANGON, Myanmar, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- A former U.S. secretary of state and exiled Burmese activists are no longer banned from entering Myanmar, officials there say.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, May 15, 2012.
By United Press International
Commentary: 'Vietghanistan': Realism and reality

Commentary: 'Vietghanistan': Realism and reality

WASHINGTON, May 10 (UPI) -- Powerful voices are now suggesting it’s incumbent on the United States to put an end to 15 months of civil war in Syria.
ARNAUD DE BORCHGRAVE, UPI Editor at Large
Albright's book examines her Jewish roots

Albright's book examines her Jewish roots

WASHINGTON, April 26 (UPI) -- Madeleine Albright's new memoir says she was never told by her parents of her Jewish roots, and 25 family members were lost in the Holocaust.
Xi in D.C., meets former U.S. officials

Xi in D.C., meets former U.S. officials

WASHINGTON, Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Vice President Xi Jinping, tipped to become China's next leader, began his U.S. visit meeting with former top U.S. officials.
World leaders pay respects to Havel

World leaders pay respects to Havel

PRAGUE, Czech Republic, Dec. 23 (UPI) -- World leaders gathered in Prague Friday to pay their respects for former Czech President Vaclav Havel, who led the 1989 overthrow of communism, officials said.
Vaclav Havel, an appreciation

Vaclav Havel, an appreciation

PARIS, Dec. 19 (UPI) -- In a lifetime in journalism one meets many famous people and political leaders of great power and presence. But Vaclav Havel stands out as unique.
MARTIN WALKER, UPI Editor Emeritus

Albright urges 'rapid' transfer in Egypt

WASHINGTON, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said Sunday "the Mubarak era is over," but Egypt's transition must be orderly.

China affirms desire for strong U.S. ties

BEIJING, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Chinese Vice Premier Wang Qishan said his country wants to keep good relations with the United States and remains open for investment.

Panel seeks closer ties for EU and NATO

BRUSSELS, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright says more collaboration is needed between the European Union and NATO.

South Korea says goodbye to Kim Dae-jung

SEOUL, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- More than 20,000 people, including North Korea officials, attended Sunday's state funeral for ex-South Korean President Kim Dae-jung in Seoul, officials said.
Prev
Page 1 of 4
x
Feedback