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2014-02-21 08:23:30

2012 Presidential Candidate Newt Gingrich and National Security Expert John Bolton to Speak at CPAC WASHINGTON, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One America News Network reports that Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich and former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton join the list of prominent conservative speakers to be featured at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) next month. On Thursday night, former Ambassador John Bolton told One America News...

2011-09-28 14:37:00

Cong. Tom Price (GA), Gov. Mike Huckabee and Amb. John Bolton Warn of Growing Support for Slashing U.S. Funding to the United Nations NEW YORK, Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mike Huckabee and John Bolton are among leading political figures calling for significant U.S. push-back against the Palestinian request for full United Nations membership, which goes before the UN Security Council today. They and other top-name commentators are part of a growing overall chorus signaling...

2011-09-16 15:21:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Palestinians risk finding themselves cut off from U.S. funding should they continue with their expected statehood bid at the United Nations - thereby distancing themselves from good-faith negotiations with Israel. The warning from John Bolton, former U.S. ambassador to the UN, came today as he joined Dore Gold, former Israeli ambassador to the UN, U.S. Congressman Steve Chabot (R-OH) and other experts in a Media Conference Call hosted by...

2010-10-15 12:49:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- ElectionDayTeaParty.com, today, announced the unique fundraising drive called Cash-for-Candidates has been extended. The program - originally slated to take place from Tuesday, October 12 at noon through Wednesday, midnight (36 hours) - has been met with overwhelming support from campaigns and activists. "On average, the campaigns raised $10,000 - each - on the first day," said co-organizer, Lorie Medina. "What people...

2006-09-05 17:39:03

By Vicki Allen WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday said they hoped the committee will vote later this week to keep John Bolton as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, as Bolton picked up public support from one of two wavering Republicans. "We expect a party line vote to take place on Thursday morning, with no change in schedule," said Andy Fisher, spokesman for Sen. Richard Lugar of Indiana, the committee chairman. Lugar later...

2006-09-01 18:32:43

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States on Friday asked the U.N. Security Council to deal with Myanmar, whose junta government has jailed opponents, persecuted minorities and sent refugees fleeing into neighboring states. The United States, had sought to put Myanmar, formerly Burma, on the council's agenda in May. It backed off after opposition from several council members and settled for briefings from U.N. officials instead. But U.S. Ambassador John Bolton...

2006-08-30 16:03:16

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Sudan may consent to a U.N. peacekeeping force in its Darfur region sooner than expected once the Security Council adopts a resolution authorizing it, U.S. Ambassador John Bolton said on Wednesday. Despite Khartoum's opposition, the United States and Britain are pushing for a vote on Thursday on a resolution that would augment an African Union force immediately with air, engineering and communications support and authorize a U.N....

2006-08-30 14:28:07

By Evelyn Leopold UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Sudan may consent to a U.N. peacekeeping force sooner than expected once the Security Council adopts a resolution authorizing the operation, U.S. Ambassador John Bolton said on Wednesday. Despite Khartoum's opposition, the United States and Britain are pushing for a vote on Thursday on a resolution that would augment an African Union force immediately with air, engineering and communications support and authorize a U.N. operation of up to...

2006-08-29 10:47:23

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Sudan's president met with U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Jendayi Frazer in the capital Khartoum on Tuesday after failing to secure a meeting with him a day earlier, John Bolton, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, said. Frazer went to Khartoum at the weekend to deliver a strong message to Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir that he must accept U.N. peacekeeping troops in the war-torn western Darfur region. She extended her stay on Monday...

2006-08-28 04:54:50

By Hossein Jasseb TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran said on Monday a U.S. threat to form an independent coalition to impose sanctions if the U.N. Security Council failed to act over Tehran's nuclear program was an insult to the council's work. The Los Angeles Times reported on Saturday that the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, John Bolton, had indicated Washington was prepared to act independently with allies to freeze Iranian assets and restrict trade if the council did not. The...