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Radical Islamist action rekindles possibility of Kurdish independence

...soon would be leaving Afghanistan.He made good on his first promise. EXCEPT FOR A handful of forces guarding the U.S. Embassy in Baghdad and a band of advisors now assisting the Iraqi army, there are no more American fighting men and women...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-08-24/radical-islamist
US, China vow to improve cooperation despite disputes

...Woeser, was placed under house arrest along with her husband late Tuesday. Tsering Woeser said she was invited to a U.S. Embassy dinner Wednesday, but now couldn't attend.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-09/us-china-vow-improve-coope
Obama makes surprise visit to Afghanistan base

...Memorial Day weekend visit on the troops serving in the war's closing months. Karzai's office said it had declined a U.S. Embassy invitation for him to go to Bagram to see Obama. The White House said Obama was not meeting with the outgoing Afghan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-05-25/obama-makes-surprise-vis
Graham starts re-election campaign in earnest

...more about restricting abortion and hammers President Obama and Hillary Clinton on the four Americans who died at the U.S. Embassy in Benghazi, Libya.Graham said he refined some of his positions after a bit of self-reflection before opening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-23/graham-starts-re-election-cam
US parents stuck in Congo with adopted children

...suspension, but Alana Carroll said the families wished the U.S. Embassy staff would press harder to get the cases moving...Danielle Anderson, a former consular staffer at the U.S. Embassy in Kinshasa.The spouses who are waiting in Kinshasa...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-02-15/us-parents-stuck-congo-adopted-chil
Somber nation marks 50th anniversary of JFK death

...Dublin, a half-dozen Irish soldiers toting guns with brilliantly polished bayonets formed an honor guard outside the U.S. Embassy as the American flag was lowered to half-staff. An Irish army commander at the embassy drew a sword and held it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-11-23/somber-nation-marks-50th-anniversar
SC company apologizes for ad with Newtown photo

...Congress, Pentagon, FBI, Grand Central Station in New York, the Willis Tower in Chicago and more than two dozen U.S. embassies around the world.Besides South Carolina, the company has offices in Alexandria, Va., Bonita Springs, Fla...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-31/sc-company-apologizes-ad-newt
Rants & Raves

...investigate the terrorist attack on the mall in Kenya but weeks to be able to investigate the terrorist attack on the U.S. Embassy in Libya. I wonder why? Maybe our embassy and staff aren't that important. AFTER 42 YEARS with an insurance company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-04/rants-raves
These are the experts?

...think that, in a post-9-11 world, national security would be more of a priority than that.And then, as two U.S. embassies, in Egypt and Libya, were attacked and the American ambassador to Libya slaughtered and his body desecrated, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2012-09-13/these-are-experts
Yemen mob storms US embassy

...protesters angered by an anti-Islam film stormed the U.S. Embassy compound in Yemen's capital and burned the American...Egypt, protesters were clashing with police near the U.S. Embassy in the capital Cairo for the third day in a row. The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2012-09-13/yemen-protest-storms-us-emba