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Pentagon violated law with Bergdahl prisoner swap

Pentagon violated law with Bergdahl prisoner swap

WASHINGTON, Aug. 21 (UPI) --The Department of Defense violated U.S. law in swapping five Guantanamo detainees for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, a review by a government watchdog found.
Gabrielle Levy
Poll: Majority of Americans believe Bergdahl should be charged if he deserted

Poll: Majority of Americans believe Bergdahl should be charged if he deserted

WASHINGTON, June 11 (UPI) --A new poll shows most Americans believe that Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl should face criminal charges if he deserted his unit.
Aileen Graef
Susan Rice: Bergdahl deserves a chance to tell his side

Susan Rice: Bergdahl deserves a chance to tell his side

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France, June 6 (UPI) --National Security Advisor Susan Rice defended Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl saying he shouldn't be "tried in the court of public opinion."
Aileen Graef
GOP Chairman: Bowe Bergdahl deal 'broke the law' [UPDATE]

GOP Chairman: Bowe Bergdahl deal 'broke the law' [UPDATE]

WASHINGTON, June 2 (UPI) --Some in Congress saw the deal for Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl's freedom in exchange for five high level Guantanamo detainees as reason for alarm.
Gabrielle Levy
Democrats join Benghazi committee with skepticism

Democrats join Benghazi committee with skepticism

WASHINGTON, May 21 (UPI) --The Democrats may have agreed to join a House Select Committee on Benghazi, but they're making no effort to disguise their distaste for the process.
Gabrielle Levy
Syrian opposition president calls meeting with President Obama 'encouraging and productive'

Syrian opposition president calls meeting with President Obama 'encouraging and productive'

WASHINGTON, May 14 (UPI) --Syrian Opposition Coalition President Ahmad Jarba met Tuesday with U.S. President Barack Obama and National Security Adviser Susan Rice at the White House.
JC Finley
Boehner dodges criticism on NRCC Benghazi fundraising

Boehner dodges criticism on NRCC Benghazi fundraising

WASHINGTON, May 8 (UPI) --A fundraising campaign from the NRCC did little to deflect criticism that the GOP is leveraging the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi for political purposes.
Gabrielle Levy
Jon Stewart rips Fox News over 'hypocritical' Benghazi coverage

Jon Stewart rips Fox News over 'hypocritical' Benghazi coverage

NEW YORK, May 6 (UPI) -- Jon Stewart ripped Fox News on "The Daily Show" Monday for their outrage over the Benghazi attack and their lack of equal outrage over the problems in Iraq.
Aileen Graef
Congressman to Fox News: Benghazi committee a "colossal waste of time"

Congressman to Fox News: Benghazi committee a "colossal waste of time"

WASHINGTON, May 4 (UPI) -- Appearing on Fox News, Rep. Adam Schiff said his fellow house Democrats should not participate in the latest investigation into the 2012 Benghazi attacks.
Matt Bradwell
GOP ramps up Benghazi investigation

GOP ramps up Benghazi investigation

WASHINGTON, May 2 (UPI) -- Republicans in the House began an all-out Benghazi-themed offensive on the Obama administration this week.
Gabrielle Levy
General: We never thought Benghazi was because of a video

General: We never thought Benghazi was because of a video

WASHINGTON, May 1 (UPI) -- A retired brigadier general who was in Africa at the time of the attack on Benghazi said they quickly knew a YouTube video wasn't to blame.
Gabrielle Levy
CIA pushes back on Benghazi in public hearing

CIA pushes back on Benghazi in public hearing

WASHINGTON, April 2 (UPI) -- Michael Morell denied allegations that politics played a role in the CIA's actions in the days after the attack in Benghazi that killed four Americans.
Gabrielle Levy
White House sending national security adviser to Israel

White House sending national security adviser to Israel

WASHINGTON, March 6 (UPI) -- National Security Adviser Susan Rice will travel to Israel in May as the head of the U.S. delegation for the U.S.-Israel Consultative group meeting.
JC Finley

Rice says U.S. will help save Ukraine's economy

WASHINGTON, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- The United States will likely be part of international efforts to shore up the economy of restive Ukraine, National Security Adviser Susan Rice said Sunday.
Obama briefed on Olympic security

Obama briefed on Olympic security

WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama was briefed Tuesday in the White House Situation Room about security at the Olympics and American cooperation with Russian authorities.
JC Finley
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Susan Elizabeth Rice (born November 17, 1964) is an American diplomat, former think tank fellow, and civil servant. She is an American foreign policy advisor and United States Ambassador to the United Nations. Rice served on the staff of the National Security Council and as Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs during President Bill Clinton's second term. Rice was confirmed as UN Ambassador by the U.S. Senate by unanimous consent on January 22, 2009.

Rice was born in Washington, D.C., and grew up in the Shepherd Park area. Her father, Emmett J. Rice (1919-2011), was a Cornell University economics professor and governor of the Federal Reserve System. Her mother is education policy scholar Lois Dickson Fitt, currently at the Brookings Institution. Her brother, John Rice, received an M.B.A., from Harvard Business School, and is the founder of Management Leadership for Tomorrow (an organization committed to developing top minority talent for leadership roles in the business and non-profit sector).

Rice was a three-sport athlete, student council president, and valedictorian at National Cathedral School in Washington, D.C., a private day girls' school. She played point guard in basketball and directed the offense, acquiring the nickname "Spo," short for "Sportin'."

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