Articles about Senate Foreign Relations Committee
24 Nov 2020World
Weeks after winning US elections, President-elect Joe Biden filled key positions in the cabinet, naming Antony Blinken as his Secretary of State.
17 Feb 2019World
In a surprise move, US State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert withdrew her nomination to replace Indian-American Nikki Haley as the top US diplomat at the United Nations, amid criticism by Democrats for her lack of diplomatic experience.
12 Dec 2018World
Top officials from the US and China have begun talks to sort out their trade differences, in particular, to identify steps that address the concerns of US President Donald Trump on intellectual property and reduce the balance of trade, a media report said.
11 Oct 2018World
As many as 22 top US Senators have asked US President Donald Trump to order an investigation into Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's whereabouts and impose sanctions against anyone found responsible for his mysterious disappearance.
25 May 2018World
India needs to be central to what the Trump administration does in South and Central Asia, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Friday.
24 Apr 2018World
President Donald Trump's nominee for Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday narrowly won a key Congressional panel nod after a leading Republican senator supported him at the last minute, paving the way for the CIA Director to become America's top diplomat.
15 Nov 2017World
The US Congress has for the first time in 40 years scrutinized a president's authority to launch nuclear strikes.
25 Oct 2017World
Senior Republican Senator Bob Corker has attacked US President Donald Trump, calling him "utterly untruthful."
09 Oct 2017World
Bob Corker, a senior Republican Senator, has warned that President Donald Trump's hot-headed tweets against other countries could lead America "on the path to World War III."
13 Sep 2017World
Indian-American Raj Shah has been appointed to a key position in US President Donald Trump's communication team.
19 Jan 2017World
Donald Trump's nominee to be US ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, 44, has received an overwhelmingly respectful reception from both Democratic and Republicans during her Senate confirmation hearing.
09 Dec 2016World
Donald Trump has controversially appointed Oklahoma Attorney General and staunch climate change critic Scott Pritt to head the US Environment Protection Agency.
12 Nov 2016World
Vice presidential candidate Mike Pence has been made in charge of a White House transition team by President-elect Donald Trump.
06 Aug 2016World
Pakistan will not receive $300 million from the Pentagon in military reimbursements.