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  Trump recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital
  Palestinians recall envoy to US

year 2017 Top ^

Dec. 31
  The Palestinians are recalling their envoy for 'consultations', weeks after President Trump recognised Jerusalem as the capital of Israel
  President Trump ordered the State Department to begin the process of relocation of the U.S. Embassy from Tel Aviv

  US Secretary of State has warned other countries against using Lebanon for proxy conflicts, following the resignation of its prime minister
Sep.2 Russia condemns US 'plans' to search Washington trade mission  Moscow: Foreign ministry has summoned a top US diplomat in Moscow to protest against a search it says US are planning of a Russian trade mission building Aug.31   US orders Russia to close consulate and two annexes  Russia has been ordered to close its San Francisco consulate and two trade missions in response to 'unwarranted' Russian action Aug.9 Mystery as US expels two Cuban diplomats  Washington has expelled 2 diplomats after US embassy staff in Havana suffered mysterious physical symptoms, the US state department said Jul.17 Moscow demands US return seized mansions  Russia has been pressing demands that the US give it access to two diplomatic compounds seized in the US last year Mar.1   Trump attorney general Jeff Sessions met Russian ambassador
  He met Russia's ambassador twice during presidential campaign. A senator at the time did not disclose the contacts at his confirmation hearing

year 2016 Top ^

Dec.29   Obama expels 35 Russian diplomats in retaliation for hacking
  The administration announced its retaliation for Russian efforts to interfere with the US presidential election, ordering sweeping new sanctions
Jul.8 US expels two Russian diplomats over Moscow 'attack'  The US has expelled two Russian diplomats in response to an attack on an American diplomat in Moscow, the state department says Jun.27 Russian 'harassment' of US diplomats on rise  Harassment against US diplomats by Russian security and intelligence services is on the rise, US officials say

year 2015 Top ^

Jun.30 Washington and Havana to announce embassies. Cuba

year 2014 Top ^

May.5 Syria opposition to open US mission
Apr.11   US refuses visa for Iran's UN choice Map of White House USA  The White House has refused to issue a US visa to Hamid Aboutalebi, who was involved in seizure of the US embassy in 1979 Apr.2 US outrage at Iran 'hostages' envoy

year 2013 Top ^

Aug.9 US embassies to reopen after alert
Aug.5 US extends embassy closures   The US says it will keep 19 embassies in north Africa and the Middle East closed until Saturday, due to a possible militant threat Aug.1 US embassies to shut over threat   The US will close a number embassies and consulates, mostly in the Middle East, on Sunday in response to an unspecified threat, officials say

year 2012 Top ^

Sep.25 Officials: Libya post had lower security  The U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi was operating under a lower security standard than a typical consulate, according to State Department Jan.13 US and Burma to resume full relations

year 2011 Top ^

Nov.22 Pakistan's U.S. ambassador quits  Pakistan's prime minister asked the ambassador to resign because an offer to Washington by Pakistan's president to cut down the military lea... Sep.29   US condemns Syrian envoy attack  The US secretary of state has condemned an attack on US ambassador after he was pelted with eggs by Syrian president supporters

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.13 U.S. diplomat Holbrooke dies
  Richard C. Holbrooke spearheaded the end of the Bosnian war and served as the Obama administration's point man in the Afghan-Pakistan zone Dec.11 US envoy Holbrooke in 'critical condition'
Apr.5 US anger at Peshawar consulate attack

year 2009 Top ^

Jun.23 U.S. to send ambassador back to Syria
Feb.11 Clinton to appoint envoy for North Korea Jan.22 Obama appoints key hotspot envoys  US President has named his two key envoys - to the Middle East, Pakistan and Afghanistan.

year 2008 Top ^

Feb.21 Storm over Serbia embassy attacks

year 2007 Top ^

Apr.7 CIA tortured me, says Iran envoy  Jalal Sharafi, diplomat freed after being abducted in Iraq in February, has said he was tortured by his captors

year 2006 Top ^

Nov.9 Webb promises 'diplomatic solution' in Iraq
Sep.12 US thanks Syria over embassy raid Apr.16 New Iraqi envoy: Political progress near Feb.3 US to expel Venezuelan diplomat

year 2004 Top ^

May.3 US diplomats launch Bush attack

year 2003 Top ^

May.13 US expels 14 Cuban diplomats  The United States are implying that they had been spying

year 2002 Top ^

Oct.21 Bush to try diplomacy with Iraq again
Sep.27 U.S., UK on diplomatic offensive  Senior U.S. and British diplomats are embarking on negotiations in a bid to win support for a tough U.N. resolution against Iraq Sep.25 U.S. to send senior envoy to North Korea

year 2001 Top ^

Mar.21 Russian diplomats leave U.S.
  6 Russian diplomats accused of direct contact with Hanssen have left U.S. Additional 40 planned to be expelled

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