US Vice President Joe Biden on surprise visit to Iraq

US Vice President Joe Biden held talks in Baghdad on Thursday during an unannounced visit to Iraq, whose leadership has been locked in a protracted political crisis even as its forces battle jihadists.

Biden urges ''unified, federal and democratic Iraq'' to Abadi, Barzani

US Vice President Joe Biden made separate calls on Monday to Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi and Kurdish regional President Massoud Barzani to underscore the need for cooperation amid the country`s political crisis, the White House said.

US offers Ukraine USD 335 mn in security aid

The White House announced Thursday that it will provide Ukraine with USD 335 million more in security assistance.

Barack Obama, Joe Biden attack Donald Trump for 'exploiting fear'

In remarks aimed at presidential candidate Donald Trump, US President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden have cautioned against those "formenting division" by exploiting fear among people in the wake of the recent terror attacks around the world.

Iran fires 2 missiles marked with 'Israel must be wiped out'

Iran test-fired two ballistic missiles today with the phrase "Israel must be wiped out" written in Hebrew on them, state media reported, a show of force by the Islamic Republic as US Vice President Joe Biden visited Israel.

Joe Biden says US will `act` if Iran missile tests confirmed

Joe Biden says US will `act` if Iran missile tests confirmed

Washington has warned it could raise the issue with the UN Security Council. 

American killed in Tel Aviv stabbing spree as Joe Biden visits

American killed in Tel Aviv stabbing spree as Joe Biden visits

Violence in Israel and the Palestinian territories since October has killed 184 Palestinians and 28 Israelis.

Joe Biden arrives in Israel amid rash in Palestinian attacks

The attack took place as Biden was meeting with former Israeli President Shimon Peres nearby, at the Peres Center for Peace in Jaffa.

Israel, US in new row hours ahead of Joe Biden visit

The rocky relationship between US President Barack Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took a fresh hit Tuesday over a declined White House invitation hours before Vice President Joe Biden`s arrival.

Biden says US will 'wipe out' evil of IS jihadists

Biden was speaking to hundreds of American and allied forces inside a hangar at a military base in the United Arab Emirates.

US Vice President Joe Biden rules out military solution in Syria

US Vice President Joe Biden rules out military solution in Syria

US Vice President Joe Biden ruled out a military solution to end Syria's conflict in remarks published on Monday, calling for a political transition despite the difficulty.

Netanyahu plays down tensions with US

Netanyahu plays down tensions with US

PM Benjamin Netanyahu says Joe Biden's visit expresses the strong relations between Israel and the US.

Netanyahu plays down rift with US ahead of Biden visit

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke Sunday of "strong" ties with the United States ahead of a visit by Vice President Joe Biden, despite deep disagreement over the nuclear accord with Iran.

Vice President Joe Biden to introduce Lady Gaga at Oscars!

Vice President Joe Biden to introduce Lady Gaga at Oscars!

US Vice President Joe Biden will attend the Academy Awards, where he will introduce Lady Gaga's performance of 'Til It Happens to You'.

Biden says Obama won''t be able to pick the ''most liberal jurist''

A fierce political fight is brewing as the Democratic president prepares to name a successor to conservative Justice Antonin Scalia, who died on Saturday.

Biden welcomes passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko: White House

Joe Biden has welcomed passage of Ukraine reforms in call with Poroshenko.

Biden, Poroshenko discuss reforms needed in Ukraine: White House

US Vice President Joe Biden and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko spoke by phone for the second consecutive day on Friday to discuss the need for Kiev to quickly pass reforms needed for a $17.5 billion International Monetary Fund bailout.

US Vice President Joe Biden says prepared for military solution in Syria

US Vice President Joe Biden said on Saturday that the United States and Turkey were prepared for a military solution in Syria if a political settlement was not possible.

Iran frees U.S. sailors with start of nuclear deal in sight

Iran freed 10 U.S. sailors on Wednesday, a day after detaining them aboard two U.S. Navy patrol boats in the Gulf, bringing a swift end to an incident that had rattled nerves just before the expected implementation of a landmark nuclear accord.

US Navy sailors held by Iran are released with their boats

Tehran; All 10 US Navy sailors detained by Iran after their two small boats allegedly drifted into Iranian territorial waters around one of Iran's Persian Gulf islands a day earlier have been freed, the United States and Iran said today.