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Former Iran hostage crisis spokeswoman named as VP

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 23:16

Iranian President Hasan Rouhani has given a vice-presidency post to an environmental expert who once served as a spokeswoman for the hostage-takers at the US Embassy after the 1979 Islamic Revolution, an adviser said.

US asks its citizens to defer non-essential travel to Pakistan

Last Updated: Saturday, September 07, 2013, 10:30

The US has asked its citizens to defer all non-essential travel to Pakistan noting that presence of several foreign and indigenous terrorist groups poses a potential danger to them throughout the country.

US reopens US Embassy in Yemen

Last Updated: Wednesday, August 21, 2013, 09:58

The State Department says the US Embassy in Yemen one of 19 embassies and consulates closed earlier this month because of a terrorist threat has reopened to provide limited public services.

American al Qaeda militant urges attacks on US diplomats

Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 16:27

Western nations shut embassies across the Middle East and North Africa early this month, after a warning of a possible militant attack.

US orders citizens to leave Yemen amid Qaeda alert

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 14:19

The United States on Tuesday ordered Americans to leave Yemen "immediately" amid a worldwide alert linked to electronic intercepts from al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri.

Al Qaeda chief`s attack order prompted closure of US missions

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 08:58

Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri`s intercepted conversations with his deputy in the Arabian Peninsula ordering him to carry out one of the most serious attacks since 9/11 prompted closure of several American diplomatic missions in the region, a media report said on Tuesday.

US orders evacuation of embassy staff from Egypt

Last Updated: Thursday, July 04, 2013, 09:33

The US State Department has ordered the evacuation of non-essential staff and family members from American missions in Egypt.

Court rejects plea to charge woman for posing as Congress leader

Last Updated: Sunday, May 19, 2013, 17:04

A court here has rejected Delhi Police`s plea to frame charges against a woman who along with her husband and one other person was accused of approaching the US Embassy for visas by impersonating as Congress leaders.

Fund securities of US embassies: Barack Obama to Congress

Last Updated: Friday, May 17, 2013, 08:54

US President Barack Obama has asked the Congress to support his Administration`s budget request to improve security of American embassies around the world.

American stabbed outside US Embassy in Cairo

Last Updated: Thursday, May 09, 2013, 19:12

An Egyptian security official says an American national was attacked and stabbed outside the US Embassy in Cairo.

Taiwan firms protest over US mission dispute

Last Updated: Monday, April 08, 2013, 13:48

Dozens of Taiwanese building workers staged a protest as part of their dispute with a contractor that has halted work on a new de facto US embassy since last month.

Protests outside US Embassy in Sri Lanka

Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 14:38

A demonstration was held outside the US Embassy in Sri Lanka Thursday against the US sponsored resolution scheduled to be discussed at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva.