US vice president begins official visit to Ireland

Biden is expected to use the trip to criticise US Republican presidential hopeful Trump`s anti-immigration stance.
 

In separate speeches Obama, Biden, Carter target Trump policies

Biden`s attacks on Trump as an isolationist, and others by Obama and Defense Secretary Ash Carter represent an unusually early and vigorous assault on an opposing party`s presidential nominee

Joe Biden urges Cyprus leaders to resume talks

Joe Biden urges Cyprus leaders to resume talks

Cyprus has been divided since August 1974, when Turkish troops occupied its northern third in response to an Athens-inspired coup seeking union with Greece.

Armed man outside White House shot at by Secret Service

Armed man outside White House shot at by Secret Service

An armed man was shot at and critically injured by the US Secret Service outside the White House even as the official residence of the American President was put on lockdown for over an hour.

Hillary Clinton would be next US president, says Joe Biden

Hillary Clinton would be next US president, says Joe Biden

Hillary Clinton has a distinct advantage over her sole primary rival Senator Bernie Sanders from Vermont.

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.