Victoria Nuland
  • New report says political considerations influenced what U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice told the country after the deadly attack on U.S. mission in Benghazi.

    This June 7, 2012 file photo shows U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Susan Rice listening during a news conference at the UN.
    LAST UPDATE : May 10, 2013, 9:23 PM EDT
  • U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry adjusts his translation earphones while listening to German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle, not pictured, at a news conference at the Foreign Ministry in Berlin on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013.

    In coordination with European allies, considering non-lethal assistance to carefully vetted fighters opposed to the Assad regime.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 26, 2013, 10:25 PM EST
  •  In this Feb. 14, 2013 file photo, Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the State Department in Washington.

    New U.S. Secretary of State has promised to restart peace talks between Israel and Palestine, but that won't be on the agenda of this first voyage.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 19, 2013, 3:27 PM EST