U.S. Relations with Israel – United States Department of State

U.S. Relations with Israel – United States Department of StateSTRONG AND HISTORIC TIES  The United States was the first country to recognize Israeli statehood when Israel declared independence in 1948.  The 75-year partnership has been built on mutual interests and shared democratic values from its inception, with Israelis and Americans united by their commitment to democracy, economic prosperity, and regional security. SECURITY ASSISTANCE AND […]

Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Egyptian President El-Sisi

U.S. Relations with Israel – United States Department of StateThe below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met today with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi in Cairo. Secretary Blinken and President El-Sisi reaffirmed their strong commitment to the U.S.-Egypt strategic partnership and cooperation on a range of regional and international challenges. The Secretary commended President El-Sisi for Egypt’s […]

Secretary Antony J. Blinken And Al Arabiya Cairo Bureau Chief Randa Abul Azm At a Conversation with Rising Egyptian Leaders

Secretary Antony J. Blinken Remarks to the PressSECRETARY BLINKEN:  It’s really wonderful to be here in this truly historic institution that has brought Egyptians and Americans together for so many years – continues to do that, continues to build such strong bonds between our people, and especially our young people – and has been training Egyptians and Americans alike, and it’s something […]