Susan Rice: Diplomatic Solution Still Possible in Russia-Ukraine Crisis

Russian troops mobilizing along country’s entire eastern border
Susan Rice

Susan Rice, national security adviser to President Barack Obama, said on Friday that the administration still believes there is a diplomatic solution to the crisis in Ukraine as Russian troops mobilized along the country’s entire eastern border.

White House Dividing Pro-Israel Leaders on Nuclear Iran

White House calling for delay in action on new sanctions

Pro-Israel leaders on Monday expressed alarm over what they characterized as the Obama administration’s efforts to sow division among Jewish leaders in order to advance a policy that they say would permit Iran to cross the nuclear threshold.

Israel Warns Syria Against Retaliation If America Strikes

Syria has said it has the capability to strike Israel if America initiates campaign
An Israeli soldier checks the barrel of a tank of the 53rd Armor Battalion during an exercise in the Israeli controlled Golan Heights near the border with Syria / AP

JERUSALEM – Israeli commentators warned last night of a devastating Israeli blow against Syria should it carry out threats being voiced in Damascus to retaliate against Israel for any American strike on Syrian territory.