Right Turn: John Kerry


Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 04/11/2014

Kerry pouts

John Kerry’s feelings are hurt.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:45 PM ET, 04/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, John Kerry

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 04/09/2014

Enough with Kerry’s ‘trust me’ foreign policy

John Kerry’s take on negotiations proves to be wrong, again.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:30 PM ET, 04/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Iran, John Kerry, Middle East, Russia

Posted at 03:30 PM ET, 04/08/2014

A peek into the Kerry mindset

As a senator, Kerry could talk endlessly without result or adverse consequences. Not as secretary of state.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  03:30 PM ET, 04/08/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry, Russia, Syria

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 04/06/2014

Middle East collapse: Does Kerry finally get it?

The secretary of state’s Middle East lark ends.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 04/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  JOhn Kerry Iran, Middle East

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 04/02/2014

Abbas to U.S.: Get lost

The ‘peace talks’ have been a dangerous waste of presidential prestige

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 04/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Israel, John Kerry

Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 02/24/2014

What Kerry needs to explain at AIPAC

John Kerry should get an earful at AIPAC.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:14 PM ET, 02/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Israel, John Kerry, Syria

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 02/19/2014

The administration’s Iran cul-de-sac

The White House has no game plan to disarm Iran.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry, weapons of mass destruction

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 02/19/2014

John Kerry: Always blindsided by reality

It always comes as a shock to the secretary of state when tyrants behave badly.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry, Middle East, Syria

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 02/18/2014

Iran bait-and-switch

The administration has again pulled a bait-and-switch on Congress.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  10:00 AM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry, weapons of mass destruction, Wendy Sherman

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 02/10/2014

Kerry barking up the wrong tree

John Kerry’s delusion of peace processing needs to end.

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Tags:  Israel, John Kerry

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 02/06/2014

John Kerry’s CNN interview reveals why our foreign policy is a mess

The secretary of state’s problems include his boss.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:15 PM ET, 02/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Iran, John Kerry, Syria

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 01/23/2014

Diplomacy fails in Geneva

Bashar al-Assad has nothing but contempt for the feckless Obama administration

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:15 AM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Kerry, Syria

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 12/11/2013

Kerry blasted on Iran: Sanctions will likely move ahead

Democrats and Republicans bash Secretary of State John Kerry on Iran.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:45 AM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 12/04/2013

Mr. Secretary, is it still ‘unacceptable’ for Iran to have a nuclear weapons program?

Time to grill the secretary of state on the awful Iran deal.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:00 AM ET, 12/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry, WMD's

Posted at 04:29 PM ET, 11/14/2013

Lawmakers brush off Kerry on Iran

Senators give thumbs down to White House on sanctions relief for Iran.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:29 PM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry, Republican senators

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 11/13/2013

Listen to Iran, senators

Just as the Iranians were candid about why talks broke off, they are more honest about their determination to remove all sanctions.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:30 PM ET, 11/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry, WMD's

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 11/12/2013

John Kerry’s Iran problem

John Kerry is not “stupid” he’ll have you know.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  01:00 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Israel, John Kerry, WMD's

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 09/24/2013

How to keep Obama from folding on Iran?

The secretary of state’s meeting with Iran’s foreign minister stirs bipartisan concerns.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:46 AM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry, WMD's

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 09/11/2013

Obama hangs his top aides (repeatedly) out to dry

President Obama has undercut and made his top foreign policy advisers untrustworthy.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:02 PM ET, 09/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Kerry, Russia, Samantha Power, Syira, United Nations

Posted at 12:03 PM ET, 09/02/2013

A few questions on Kerry and Syria

Secretary John Kerry has earned his pay, but more questions await him.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:03 PM ET, 09/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Kerry, Syria, WMD's

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 08/30/2013

10 things you need to know about Kerry’s remarks

Kerry gives the speech of his life on Syria, Obama nowhere to be seen.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  02:05 PM ET, 08/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Sen. John Kerry, Syria, WMD's Iraq War

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 07/03/2013

Why is Kerry spending his time in Israel?

John Kerry has a peculiar affinity for the useless "peace process."

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:32 PM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Israel, John Kerry, Middle East

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 06/05/2013

Egyptian kangaroo court convicts 16 Americans, Kerry 'deeply concerned'

The Morsi government convicted 43 nongovernmental workers and all the Obama administration can do is express "deep concern."

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:02 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Egypt, human rights, John Kerry

Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 06/03/2013

More bad news from the Middle East

A new Palestinian Authority prime minister and more evidence of John Kerry's atrocious judgment.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:42 PM ET, 06/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Israel, John Kerry, Middle East, Palestinians

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 05/20/2013

A Middle East policy train wreck

The second Obama term is turning out worse than the first for Middle East policy and U.S. influence in the region.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:01 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Israel, John Kerry, Middle East

Posted at 06:25 PM ET, 04/22/2013

Flap over Kerry flotilla remarks

Secretary of State John Kerry is being hammered for comments perceived as equating the Boston bombers with those killed in the Turkish flotilla.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  06:25 PM ET, 04/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Israel, John Kerry, Middle East

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 04/16/2013

Whither Secretary Kerry?

Kerry gets off to a bad start, showing he's going to learn to run his deaprtment and anticipate crises.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:47 AM ET, 04/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, John Kerry, State Department

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 04/12/2013

Foreign policy: You know things are bad when . . .

Just when you thought our foreign policy could not be in worse disarray. . .

By Jennifer Rubin  |  08:46 AM ET, 04/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Hillary Clinton, John Kerry, Syria

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 04/09/2013

Fantasyland foreign policy on North Korea and Iran

President Obama's approach to North Korea and Iran reminds us that elections have consequences, sometimes dangerous ones for national security.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  11:32 AM ET, 04/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, John Kerry, National Security, North Korea

Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 04/04/2013

Peace processing again -- this time from Kerry

For reasons that escape most observers, John Kerry is back to peace-process shuttling.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  04:45 PM ET, 04/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, Israel, John Kerry, South Korea

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 02/05/2013

An open letter to Secretary of State John Kerry

John Kerry has the chance to correct the errors of the first Obama term.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  12:00 PM ET, 02/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Foreign policy, John Kerry, Obama second term

Posted at 06:18 PM ET, 01/24/2013

Hagel never met a despot he didn't coddle

Chuck Hagel has a pattern of overlooking threats and being taken in by despots.

By Jennifer Rubin  |  06:18 PM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chuck Hagel, North Korea threat, Sen. John Kerry