US, Russia start nuclear talks

US, Russia start nuclear talks

(VOVWORLD) - Delegates from the United States and Russia are meeting in Vienna Monday and Tuesday to discuss their nuclear arsenals after more than a year’s pause
Taliban respects Afghan peace deal with the US

Taliban respects Afghan peace deal with the US

(VOVWORLD) - The leader of the Taliban stated that his group has complied with the US agreement despite being accused of conducting thousands of attacks in Afghanistan since the deal was...
US envoy meets Maduro officials in Venezuela

US envoy meets Maduro officials in Venezuela

(VOVWORLD) - The top US envoy in Venezuela has been meeting officials of President Nicolas Maduro’s government to try to ease heightened tensions, despite the two countries having cut ties,...
US envoy to Israel summoned over UN settlement vote

US envoy to Israel summoned over UN settlement vote

(VOVworld) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu summoned the US ambassador to Israel, Daniel Shapiro, after the US administration’s refusal to veto a UN Security Council resolution condemning Israel's...
US President Barack Obama appoints new Syria envoy

US President Barack Obama appoints new Syria envoy

(VOVworld) – On Monday, US President Barack Obama appointed senior diplomat Michael Ratney the US Special Envoy for Syria replacing Daniel Rubinstein, who has been nominated to be the next Ambassador...
US closes embassy in Yemen

US closes embassy in Yemen

(VOVworld) – The US Embassy in Sana'a, Yemen has a very limited ability to assist with emergency cases involving US citizens and will not offer routine consular services, the US...
Middle East peace process back to starting point

Middle East peace process back to starting point

(VOVworld) – The latest negotiation between Palestine and Israel on April 6 aimed at saving the Middle East peace process concluded without any breakthrough. The failure of the second US-mediated...