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Jo Biddle

Jo Biddle

    US suspends military, financial assistance to Egypt
    US suspends military, financial assistance to Egypt
    After months of foot-dragging, the United States on Wednesday suspended deliveries of major military hardware and cash assistance to Egypt to...
    US, Russia reach deal on Syria weapons
    US, Russia reach deal on Syria weapons
    The two powers have given Syrian President Bashar al-Assad a week to hand over the details and location of his regime's stockpile, drastically...
    Syria: Diplomatic drive intensifies
    Syria: Diplomatic drive intensifies
    UN chief Ban Ki-moon on Friday meanwhile accused Syrian President Bashar al-Assad of crimes against humanity as the talks aimed at dismantling...
    Angry Clinton denies Benghazi cover-up
    Angry Clinton denies Benghazi cover-up
    A fiery US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Wednesday angrily dismissed the charges of a cover-up over the deadly Benghazi attack and warned...
    Hillary Clinton to return to work on Monday
    Hillary Clinton to return to work on Monday
    US Secretary of State Clinton has been sidelined for four weeks, since she was taken ill on her return from a trip to Europe on December 7, and...
    Clinton takes responsibility for handling of Libya attack
    Clinton takes responsibility for handling of Libya attack
    "I take responsibility," she said, according to the news networks CNN and Fox, which interviewed her during a visit to the Peruvian capital...
    Clinton denies any advance warning of Libya attack
    Clinton denies any advance warning of Libya attack
    "We had no actionable intelligence that an attack on our post in Benghazi was planned or imminent," Clinton told a press conference after...
    US Republicans arm for Congress battles
    US Republicans arm for Congress battles
    US Republicans eagerly geared up for battle in Congress this week, warning Democrats of an aggressive push to slash spending and an early assault...
    Washington gears up for dawning of Obama era
    Washington gears up for dawning of Obama era
    Excitement is swelling across the United States and the world as Barack Obama prepares to be sworn in Tuesday as the nation's first black president, witnessed by the largest inauguration crowd in history....
    Growing up in the White House fishbowl
    Growing up in the White House fishbowl
    In less than a week's time Malia and Sasha Obama will move into one of the world's most coveted residences, thrust right back into the unrelenting...
    Clinton faces world of challenges as top US diplomat
    Clinton faces world of challenges as top US diplomat
    Hillary Clinton may have fallen short in her quest to become the first woman US president, but as secretary of state she will have a unique...
    Obama momentum builds in White House race
    Obama momentum builds in White House race
    Barack Obama moved closer to sewing up the Democratic presidential nomination on Friday with more superdelegates rallying to his side, as rival...