Victoria Nuland

'Thousands` of Russian troops in east Ukraine'

The United States` senior envoy to Europe alleged Wednesday that Russia had deployed "thousands and thousands" of troops to neighboring Ukraine.

Mar 05, 2015, 00:24 AM IST

Hungary FM to meet a top US diplomat amid visa ban row

Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto will meet a top American top diplomat Tuesday, only days after visa bans were slapped on several Hungarian officials accused of corruption, US officials said.

Oct 21, 2014, 04:25 AM IST

US diplomat suggests Russia`s hand in bugged call

An aide to Russia`s deputy prime minister, who was among the first to post a video online containing a bugged phone call between two US diplomats, says neither he nor the Russian government played a role in leaking the tape.

Feb 07, 2014, 23:30 PM IST

Russia accuses US of fomenting Ukraine coup; recordings leaked

An east-west struggle over Ukraine turned nastier as Moscow accused the United States of fomenting a coup and Washington pointed a finger at Russia for leaking a recording of US diplomats.

Feb 07, 2014, 08:38 AM IST

US looking forward to timely free and fair Pak elections

The US is looking forward to timely, free and fair elections in Pakistan, a State Department official said, hours after the announcement of the polls schedule in Islamabad.

Mar 23, 2013, 09:12 AM IST

US for free, fair and timely polls in Pakistan

United States on Friday said it looks forward to timely, free and fair elections in Pakistan, as the country`s parliament successfully completes its five year term.

Mar 16, 2013, 00:49 AM IST

India, US share same goal in Afghanistan: Nuland

Praising India`s support in the rebuilding of Afghanistan, US State Department spokesperson Victoria Nuland has said both New Delhi and Washington share the same goal in the war-torn nation.

Mar 15, 2013, 08:25 AM IST

Rana sentencing classic examples of US justice working: Nuland

The sentencing of Pakistani-Canadian Tahawwur Rana by a Chicago court is a classic example of the working of US justice system.

Jan 19, 2013, 10:24 AM IST

US not satisfied with Lanka`s explanation on removal of CJ

The United States has said that it was not satisfied with the explanation given by Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksha`s government on impeachment and removal of the country`s chief justice.

Jan 17, 2013, 14:31 PM IST

India, Pakistan ‘working for peace’: US

The US disagrees with the suggestion that India and Pakistan are exploiting an already explosive situation in the region.

Jan 12, 2013, 10:48 AM IST

`Afghanistan progressing but challenges remain`

Noting that Afghanistan had made remarkable progress in the last ten years, the US Wednesday said that considerable challenges still remained in the political, security and economic spheres of the war-torn nation.

Jan 09, 2013, 10:35 AM IST

Pak ambassador’s absence from meet not linked to drones: US

US has rejected suggestions that Pak refused to send its ambassador to Washington last week for a key meeting in protest against drone attacks.

Jan 06, 2013, 14:14 PM IST

Sherry Rehman wasn`t stopped from coming to State Dept: Nuland

The US denied reports that Pak`s Ambassador to the US, Sherry Rehman, was asked not to come to the State Dept to lodge her country`s protest against US drones.

Jan 05, 2013, 08:48 AM IST

Hillary Clinton raring to go: Victoria Nuland

US Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton, who was discharged after being diagnosed with a blood clot in her head, is eager to come back to work.

Jan 05, 2013, 08:46 AM IST

`Israeli, Palestine leaders must show real leadership`

The US called on Palestinians and Israel to cease any kind of counterproductive and unilateral actions.

Jan 03, 2013, 10:17 AM IST

US working hard to have support for Afghan reconciliation

The US said that it is working hard to create an environment within Afghanistan and also in the region to have support for Afghan-Afghan reconciliation.

Jan 03, 2013, 09:47 AM IST

Kachin rebels in Myanmar allege new air attacks

Kachin ethnic rebels in northern Myanmar say air attacks by the military are continuing, but that the guerrillas still hold key positions protecting their main base.

Jan 03, 2013, 08:24 AM IST

US citizen detained in North Korea

The embassy of Sweden acts as America`s protecting power for issues involving US citizens in North Korea.

Dec 12, 2012, 13:14 PM IST

US has no plans to change India aid model

US has no immediate plans to change its aid pattern to India following the British example even as it tries in general to move from aid to trade, according to a senior US official.

Nov 10, 2012, 16:06 PM IST

`Durand Line an internationally recognised boundary`

Afghanistan has said that the boundary line drawn by the Britishers does not have any legitimacy.

Oct 24, 2012, 14:16 PM IST