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05-Jun-2017 Washington

John Kerry blasts Trump for pulling out of Paris accord

Former Secretary of State John Kerry blasted Donald Trump's decision to pull the US out of the Paris climate accord and mocked the President's claims about negotiating a different agreement, the media reported."When Donald Trump says, well, we're going to negotiate...

17-Jan-2017 Washington

Trump's comments 'inappropriate', : John Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry has slammed President-elect Donald Trump for an interview in which he branded NATO "obsolete" and said Germany had pursued a "catastrophic" policy on refugees.Kerry told CNN on Monday that it was "inappropriate" for Trump...

05-Jan-2017 Beijing

US will stay committed to one-China policy : John Kerry

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that outgoing US Secretary of State John Kerry told him in a phone call on Thursday that America will stay committed to the one-China policy, the media reported.The call between the two powers' top diplomats came days ahead...

03-Dec-2016 Rome

John Kerry presents proposals on Aleppo in line with Russia's stance

US Secretary of State John Kerry made suggestions on Aleppo in line with those of Russian experts, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Saturday.This came as Kerry on Friday met Lavrov here to ease the fighting in the besieged Syrian city of Aleppo."Moscow...

16-Nov-2016 Marrakech

John Kerry talks about India thrice at UN climate meet

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday mentioned India thrice in his speech at a global climate meet -- highlighting its growing investments in renewable technologies, draughts and growing pollution.Speaking at the UN Climate Conference here, Kerry...

16-Nov-2016 Marrakech

Donald Trump's views may change, Paris pact will last : John Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday said that President-elect Donald Trump's views on climate change might change when he "assumes office" and the Paris Agreement has a framework that is "built to last".Speaking at the UN Climate Conference here,...

08-Oct-2016 New York

Syrian, Russian acts beg investigation for war crimes : John Kerry

Syrian government troops are advancing gradually against opposition fighters inside Aleppo, even as the US secretary of state calls for Russia and Syria to face a war-crimes investigation for alleged attacks on Syrian civilians.Kerry denounced what he called...

04-Oct-2016 Brussels

US will not abandon peace process in Syria : John Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday that the United States would not be abandoning the Syrian peace process despite the break in talks with Russia.Washington announced a suspension in talks with Russia just hours before Kerry's speech at a...

01-Sep-2016 Washington

John Kerry changes schedule, to head for China G-20 from India

US Secretary of State John Kerry, who arrived in India on Monday on a three-day visit, has cancelled his return to Washington scheduled, and will extend his stay in India before leaving for China to join President Barack Obama at the G-20 Summit.US State...

31-Aug-2016 New Delhi

John Kerry highlights India's role as strategic partner of US

India is a key strategic partner of the US with the war against terror and stability of the Indian Ocean Region in focus, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday as he interacted with students at the premier Indian Institute of Technology here.Kerry,...

31-Aug-2016 New Delhi

John Kerry, Penny Pritzker meet Narendra Modi

US Secretary of State John Kerry and Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday and discussed progress in bilateral engagements since Modi's visit to the US in June, 2016.An official statement said the two visiting...

31-Aug-2016 New Delhi

India will play critical role in resolving global challenges: John Kerry

India will play a critical role in resolving global challenges, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Wednesday, adding that India-US relations were important not just for the two countries but for the whole world.Speaking at Indian Institute of Technology-Delhi,...

31-Aug-2016 New Delhi

John Kerry meets Narendra Modi

US Secretary of State John Kerry called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi here on Wednesday, the concluding day of his three-day visit to India."Capping off an important visit, Secretary of State @JohnKerry calls on PM @narendramodi," External Affairs Ministry...

31-Aug-2016 New Delhi

Pakistan needs to push harder in dealing with terror: John Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday said Pakistan needs to push harder to fight against terrorism and to deal with groups like the Haqqani network and Lashkar-e-Taiba.In response to a question at the IIT Delhi about terror emanating from Pakistan,...

31-Aug-2016 New Delhi

John Kerry's visit to holy places postponed due to rains

US Secretary of State John Kerry's visit to holy places here has been postponed due to heavy rains, according to officials.Kerry was scheduled to visit Sisganj Gurudwara, Jama Masjid and Gauri Shankar temple on Wednesday, the officials said.There is no...

30-Aug-2016 New Delhi

Pakistan should stop harbouring terrorists: Sushma Swaraj

India and the US on Tuesday reasserted the urgent necessity for Pakistan to dismantle safe havens for terrorist groups and criminal networks and said there can be no difference between good terrorists and bad terrorists."Secretary (John) Kerry and I discussed...

30-Aug-2016 New Delhi

Sushma Swaraj meets John Kerry for annual dialogue

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday met US Secretary of State John Kerry here ahead of the India-US Strategic and Commercial Dialogue."Building convergences with the United States. EAM receives @JohnKerry for 2nd Strategic & Commercial Dialogue,"...

29-Aug-2016 New Delhi

John Kerry's cavalcade stuck in traffic jam caused by heavy rains

US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in New Delhi on a wet Monday evening and there were reports that his cavalcade got stuck in a traffic jam on a road from the IGI airport to the city.Though there was no official confirmation of the incident but officials...

21-Jul-2016 Washington

'Present evidence about Gulen's alleged involvement in coup'

The US Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday called on Turkey to present evidence that US-based Turkish cleric Fethullah Gulen was behind last week's failed coup attempt."With respect to Mr. Gulen, we have consistently said to our friends in Turkey,...

29-Jun-2016 Washington

John Kerry says Iran helpful in fighting IS

Despite strained US-Iranian ties, US Secretary of State John Kerry has praised Tehran for being “helpful” in the mission to stamp out the Islamic State terror group in Iraq.Asked if Iran’s influence in Iraq was “more helpful or more harmful” at the Aspen Ideas...

28-Jun-2016 Brussels

John Kerry visits Brussels to discuss Brexit

US Secretary of State John Kerry visited Brussels, discussing with European officials on Britain's EU membership referendum, as well as a range of regional and global issues key to the US-EU partnership.During the press conference following Kerry's meeting...

22-May-2016 Nay Pyi Taw

US to continue sanctions on some of Myanmar's sectors: John Kerry

The US will continue sanctions on some sectors of Myanmar based on the country's democracy development, visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday in a joint press conference with his Myanmar counterpart Aung San Suu Kyi.He said the US has...

02-May-2016 Geneva

John Kerry asks all in Syria to end violence, restore ceasefire

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday urged all parties to the Syrian conflict to end violence and restore the cessation of hostilities during his second day of talks focusing on the Syria here."We're getting closer to a place of understanding. But...

11-Apr-2016 Tokyo

John Kerry, first US secretary of state, visits Hiroshima memorial

US Secretary of State John Kerry became the first top US diplomat to visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and museum on Monday.Kerry offered flowers at the cenotaph inside the park in a move that could pave the way for a possible visit by US President...

10-Apr-2016 Kabul

John Kerry reiterates US support to Afghan forces

The visiting US Secretary of State John Kerry on Saturday reiterated the US support to Afghan security forces and the people of Afghanistan."The US remains fully committed to the mission to train, advice and to assist the Afghan security forces as they combat...

08-Apr-2016 Washington

John Kerry tells Iran to join efforts for peace in Yemen, Syria

US Secretary of State John Kerry has called on Iran to stop its destabilising behaviour and work with its neighbours in the Middle East to end the wars in Yemen and Syria.Kerry, who is on a visit to Bahrain to meet foreign ministers in the Gulf Cooperation...

17-Mar-2016 Washington

IS has committed genocide in Iraq and Syria : John Kerry

The Islamic State terrorist group has committed genocide against minority Christians, Yazidis and Shiite Muslims in Iraq and Syria, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday."Daesh is responsible for genocide against groups in areas under its control,...

01-Mar-2016 Washington

Militant groups stealing Pakistan's future : John Kerry

Militant groups like Haqqani Network, Jaish-e-Mohammad are steeling the sovereignty and the future of Pakistan, US Secretary of State John Kerry said in Washington while reminding Islamabad of its commitment that it would not differentiate between terror groups.“Groups...

14-Feb-2016 Munich

John Kerry says Syrian war should be settled on political track

The US Secretary of State John Kerry said Syria crisis should be settled on a political track, urging parties to take advantage of current opportunity to end the conflicts.Political settlement was the only way to end conflicts in Syria, Xinhua quoted Kerry...

08-Feb-2016 Washington

John Kerry reaffirms US security commitment to South Korea, Japan

US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday reaffirmed the "ironclad" US commitment to the security and defence of Japan and South Korea, following the satellite launch by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).Kerry spoke separately via phone...

03-Feb-2016 Rome

Islamic State growing threat in Libya: John Kerry

The US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State has pushed back the jihadist group in Syria and Iraq but it is a growing threat in Libya, where it could seize its oil wealth, US Secretary of State John Kerry said."In Libya, we are on the brink of getting...

02-Feb-2016 Rome

IS growing threat in Libya : John Kerry

The American-led coalition fighting the IS has pushed back the jihadist group in Syria and Iraq but it is a growing threat in Libya, where it could seize its oil wealth, US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday."In Libya, we are on the brink of getting...

27-Jan-2016 Beijing

US Secretary of State reaffirms one-China policy

United States Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday reaffirmed the three Sino-US joint communiques and one-China policy during his talks with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi.The US reaffirms the three communiques as the foundation of our policy, maintains...

22-Jan-2016 Davos

US to push for expanded admittance of refugees : John F. Kerry

US Secretary of State John F. Kerry disclosed on Friday that the US would push for admittance of more refugees.Speaking at the World Economic Forum (WEF) here, Kerry said US President Barack Obama would host a summit at the UN this fall on refugees, during...

09-Jan-2016 Islamabad

US hopes Pakistan, India to continue talks

US Secretary of State John Kerry spoke to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over the phone late on Saturday and expressed the hope that Pakistan and India will continue talks despite the recent attack on an Indian airbase.Pakistan and India agreed last...

01-Nov-2015 Washington

US expresses condolences on Russian plane crash

US Secretary of State John Kerry has extended the "deepest condolences" to Russia over the crash of a Russian passenger plane in Egypt, which killed 224 people onboard.Kerry spoke to Rusian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Saturday "to express deepest...

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