Patrick Goodenough Articles http://www.cnsnews.com/source/72503/feed en Eyeing Yemen Operation, Syrian Rebels Urge Arab States to ‘Finish Off’ Assad Too http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/eyeing-yemen-operation-syrian-rebels-urge-arab-states-finish-assad <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <p></p><p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/eyeing-yemen-operation-syrian-rebels-urge-arab-states-finish-assad" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Assad regime Houthis Saudi-led coalition Sunni-Shia conflict Syrian civil war Yemen International Thu, 26 Mar 2015 22:05:27 +0000 pgoodenough 903050 at http://www.cnsnews.com Administration Stands by Assertion that Yemen Has Been a Counter-Terror Success http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/administration-stands-assertion-yemen-has-been-counter-terror <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/adminstration-stands-assertion-yemen-has-been-counter-terror-success">Adminstration Stands by Assertion that Yemen Has Been a Counter-Terror Success</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> <pp_img type="node" title="Houthi " caption="Houthi Shi’ite militiamen in Yemen.</p><p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/administration-stands-assertion-yemen-has-been-counter-terror" target="_blank">read more</a></p> counterterrorism operation Obama Psaki Yemen International Thu, 26 Mar 2015 10:45:32 +0000 sjones 902760 at http://www.cnsnews.com Sunni States Launch Airstrikes Against Iran’s Proxy Militia in Yemen http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/sunni-states-launch-airstrikes-against-iran-s-proxy-militia-yemen <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/us-yemen-3" title="US Yemen"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/364ab3d3878e4a88a7f5011759f7e06c.jpg" width="220" height="147" title="US Yemen" alt="US Yemen" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Saudi Arabian Ambassador to the United States Adel al-Jubeir speaks during a news conference at the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Washington, Wednesday, March 25, 2015. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)</p></div></p> <p><i>(With updates)</i></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/sunni-states-launch-airstrikes-against-iran-s-proxy-militia-yemen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> GCC Houthis Iran Saudi Arabia Yemen International Thu, 26 Mar 2015 01:38:18 +0000 pgoodenough 902668 at http://www.cnsnews.com Kerry Takes a Dig at Iran-Wary GOP Critics: 47 ‘Secretaries of State on Capitol Hill’ http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/kerry-takes-dig-iran-wary-gop-critics-47-secretaries-state-capitol <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/kerry-calls-critics-iran-talks-47-other-secretaries-state-capitol-hill">Kerry Calls Critics of Iran Talks the ‘47 Other Secretaries of State on Capitol Hill’</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/kerry-and-zarif-switzerland" title="Kerry and Zarif in Switzerland"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/kerry-zarif1.jpg" width="220" height="147" title="Kerry and Zarif in Switzerland" alt="Kerry and Zarif in Switzerland" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Secretary of State John Kerry is returning to Switzerland for talks with his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif, aimed at reaching a comprehensive nuclear deal by the end of March. (AP Photo, File)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/kerry-takes-dig-iran-wary-gop-critics-47-secretaries-state-capitol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 47 GOP senators Iran nuclear talks P5+1 Secretary of State John Kerry International Wed, 25 Mar 2015 22:33:01 +0000 pgoodenough 902615 at http://www.cnsnews.com Russia Sides With Cuba in Slamming US Actions Against Venezuela http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/russia-sides-cuba-slamming-us-actions-against-venezuela <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <p> <div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/lavrov-castro" title="lavrov-castro"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/lavrov-castro_0.jpg" width="220" height="148" title="lavrov-castro" alt="lavrov-castro" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov meets with Cuban President Raul Castro in Havana on March 24 2015 (Photo: Russian Foreign Ministry)</p></div>(CNSNews.com) – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Tuesday slammed the recent imposition of U.S.</p><p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/russia-sides-cuba-slamming-us-actions-against-venezuela" target="_blank">read more</a></p> human rights Lavrov Russia sanctions Venezuela International Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:23:25 +0000 sjones 902258 at http://www.cnsnews.com Expert Says Iran Deal Must Guarantee Snap Inspections of Nuclear Sites http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/expert-says-iran-deal-must-guarantee-snap-inspections-nuclear-sites <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/expert-says-snap-inspections-nuclear-sites-must-be-guaranteed-under-iran-deal">Expert Says Snap Inspections of Nuclear Sites Must be Guaranteed Under an Iran Deal</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/iaea-chief-says-iran-allowing-snap-inspections-nuclear-sites-essential">IAEA Chief Says Iran Allowing Snap Inspections of Nuclear Sites is ‘Essential’</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/kerry-iran-deal-0" title="Kerry-Iran deal"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/Kerry-Iran-deal_0.jpg" width="220" height="124" title="Kerry-Iran deal" alt="Kerry-Iran deal" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Secretary of State John Kerry and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif have been involved in marathon attempts in Switzerland to reach a comprehensive nuclear agreement by the end of March. (AP Photo, File)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/expert-says-iran-deal-must-guarantee-snap-inspections-nuclear-sites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> David Albright IAEA Institute for Science and International Security Iran deal verification International Wed, 25 Mar 2015 11:13:21 +0000 sjones 902256 at http://www.cnsnews.com Obama Slows Down Drawdown After Afghan President Asks That U.S. Troops Stay Longer http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/obama-slows-down-drawdown-after-afghan-president-asks-us-troops-stay <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/afghan-leaders-thank-america-kerry-says-obama-actively-considering-request-adjust">Afghan Leaders Thank America; Kerry Says Obama is Actively Considering Request to Adjust Troop Drawdown Timetable</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/afghanistan-570" title="afghanistan"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/ghani_2.jpg" width="220" height="146" title="afghanistan" alt="afghanistan" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Afghan President Ashraf Ghani speaks a news conference at Camp David, Md. on Monday, March 23, 2015, in Camp David, Md. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/obama-slows-down-drawdown-after-afghan-president-asks-us-troops-stay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ashraf Ghani Camp David Kerry U.S. troops in Afghanistan war International Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:27:18 +0000 sjones 901779 at http://www.cnsnews.com US, Europeans Shun Hate-Israel-Day at UN Human Rights Council http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/us-europeans-shun-hate-israel-day-un-human-rights-council <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/un-rights-council-focuses-again-israel">UN Rights Council Focuses, Again, on Israel</a> </div> </div> </div> <p> <div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/unhrc-5" title="UNHRC"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/hrc-UN_0.jpg" width="220" height="147" title="UNHRC" alt="UNHRC" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">The U.N. Human Rights Council meets in Geneva, Switzerland. (Photo: United Nations)</p></div>(CNSNews.com) – On what one critic dubbed “Hate Israel Day” at the U.N.</p><p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/us-europeans-shun-hate-israel-day-un-human-rights-council" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arab hate Israel day Islamic nations Israel UNHRC International Tue, 24 Mar 2015 11:07:00 +0000 sjones 901777 at http://www.cnsnews.com U.N. Agency to Examine If Western Sanctions Violate Human Rights http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/un-agency-examine-if-western-sanctions-violate-human-rights <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <p> <div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/jazairy-un" title="Jazairy-UN"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/jazairy-UN_0.jpg" width="220" height="146" title="Jazairy-UN" alt="Jazairy-UN" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Idriss Jazairy served as Algeria’s permanent representative to the U.N. Human Rights Council in Geneva until 2012. (AP Photo/Salvatore Di Nolfi, File)</p></div>(CNSNews.com) – The U.N.</p><p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/un-agency-examine-if-western-sanctions-violate-human-rights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Idriss Jazairy Iran Kerry Russia Ukraine UNHRC western sanctions International Mon, 23 Mar 2015 10:02:12 +0000 sjones 901328 at http://www.cnsnews.com McCaul: Yemen Pullout Will Harm Intelligence Capabilities, Increase Risk to Homeland http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/mccaul-yemen-pullout-will-harm-intelligence-capabilities-increase <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/mccaul-warns-yemen-pullout-will-harm-intelligence-capabilities-increase-risk-homeland">McCaul Warns Yemen Pullout Will Harm Intelligence Capabilities, Increase Risk to Homeland</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/mideast-yemen-355" title="Mideast Yemen"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/dff457efd5c14c81b6683afafc78d704.jpg" width="220" height="129" title="Mideast Yemen" alt="Mideast Yemen" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Militiamen loyal to ousted President Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi in Aden on March 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Yassir Hassan)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/mccaul-yemen-pullout-will-harm-intelligence-capabilities-increase" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi AQAP House Homeland Security Committee chairman Rep. Michael McCaul Houthis ISIS Yemen International Mon, 23 Mar 2015 00:13:59 +0000 pgoodenough 901229 at http://www.cnsnews.com ISIS Makes Inroads In Afghanistan After Decline in US Troops http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/isis-makes-inroads-afghanistan-after-decline-us-troops <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <p>(CNSNews.com) – Days before Afghan leaders are due to hold talks with senior administration officials on military and economic assistance issues, the country’s defense ministry on Thursday confirmed that the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS/ISIL/Daesh) has established a presence in Afghanistan, although it played down the seriousness of the threat.</p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/isis-makes-inroads-afghanistan-after-decline-us-troops" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afghanistan Daesh ISIL ISIS Nicholas Haysom Taliban UNAMA International Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:57:53 +0000 pgoodenough 900514 at http://www.cnsnews.com Netanyahu: I Support Two-State Solution, But 'Circumstances Have to Change’ http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/netanyahu-i-support-two-state-solution-circumstances-have-change <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/netanyahu-says-he-does-support-two-state-solution-circumstances-have-change">Netanyahu Says He Does Support Two-State Solution, ‘But For That, Circumstances Have to Change’</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/mideast-israel-election-12" title="Mideast Israel Election"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/d48a7cd88a93446d9e7dd9ee673a984f.jpg" width="220" height="158" title="Mideast Israel Election" alt="Mideast Israel Election" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu greets supporters at the party&#039;s election headquarters In Tel Aviv. Wednesday, March 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/netanyahu-i-support-two-state-solution-circumstances-have-change" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Binyamin Netanyahu Israeli elections Josh Earnest Mahmoud Abbas MSNBC two-state solution International Fri, 20 Mar 2015 00:12:09 +0000 pgoodenough 900352 at http://www.cnsnews.com Democrat: ‘Both Sides of Aisle’ Will Resist if Admininstration Sidesteps Congress on Iran Deal http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/democrat-both-sides-aisle-will-resist-if-admininstration-sidesteps <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/engel-says-any-attempt-sidestep-congress-iran-nuclear-deal-will-be-resisted-both-sides">Engel Says ‘Any Attempt to Sidestep Congress’ on Iran Nuclear Deal ‘Will be Resisted on Both Sides of the Aisle’</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/reps-royce-and-engel" title="Reps. Royce and Engel"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/royce-engelAP.jpg" width="220" height="165" title="Reps. Royce and Engel" alt="Reps. Royce and Engel" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">House Foreign Affairs Committee ranking member Rep. Eliot Engel, D-N.Y., left, and chairman Rep. Ed Royce, R-Calif. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, File)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/democrat-both-sides-aisle-will-resist-if-admininstration-sidesteps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Congress House Foreign Affairs Committee Iran nuclear agreement Iran nuclear talks Rep. Eliot Engel Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Corker International Thu, 19 Mar 2015 22:31:39 +0000 pgoodenough 900318 at http://www.cnsnews.com Legislation on Senate Approval for Iran Nuclear Deal Continues to Pick Up Bipartisan Support http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/legislation-senate-approval-iran-nuclear-deal-continues-pick <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/democratic-senator-says-obama-would-be-wise-ask-senate-approve-iran-deal">Democratic Senator Says Obama Would be Wise to Ask Senate to Approve an Iran Deal</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/sfrc-corker-and-menendez" title="SFRC Corker and Menendez"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/menendez-corkerAP_0.jpg" width="220" height="146" title="SFRC Corker and Menendez" alt="SFRC Corker and Menendez" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., right, and ranking member Robert Menendez, D-N.J. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/legislation-senate-approval-iran-nuclear-deal-continues-pick" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corker-Menendez bill Iran nuclear deal Iran nuclear talks Obama Sen. Richard Blumenthal Senate International Thu, 19 Mar 2015 04:17:24 +0000 pgoodenough 899906 at http://www.cnsnews.com WH Fends Off Perception That it is Cool to Netanyahu Victory http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/wh-fends-perception-it-cool-netanyahu-victory <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <p> <pp_img type="node" title="Netanyahu at the Western Wall" caption="Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu prays at the Western Wall, below Jerusalem’s Temple Mount.</p><p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/wh-fends-perception-it-cool-netanyahu-victory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Iran Israeli elections Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu Palestinians Sen. Ted Cruz two-state-solution White House press secretary Josh Earnest International Wed, 18 Mar 2015 22:53:20 +0000 pgoodenough 899842 at http://www.cnsnews.com Bolton: Omission of Iran, Hezbollah from 2015 Worldwide Threat Report Linked to Nuclear Talks http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/bolton-omission-iran-hezbollah-2015-worldwide-threat-report-linked <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/bolton-says-omission-iran-hezbollah-2015-worldwide-threat-report-linked-nuclear-talks">Bolton Says Omission of Iran, Hezbollah from 2015 Worldwide Threat Report Linked to Nuclear Talks</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/worldwide-threat-assessment-report" title=" Worldwide Threat Assessment report"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/dni2015report_0.jpg" width="220" height="140" title=" Worldwide Threat Assessment report" alt=" Worldwide Threat Assessment report" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">The 2015 Worldwide Threat Assessment report was released on February 26, 2015. (Photo: CNSNews.com)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/bolton-omission-iran-hezbollah-2015-worldwide-threat-report-linked" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hezbollah Iran John Bolton nuclear talks terrorism Worldwide Threat Assessment International Wed, 18 Mar 2015 05:05:53 +0000 pgoodenough 899418 at http://www.cnsnews.com Argentinian Lawmakers to P5+1: Take Into Account Iran’s Role in Deadly Terror Attacks http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/argentinian-lawmakers-p51-take-account-iran-s-role-deadly-terror <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/argentinian-lawmakers-p51-take-account-iran-s-role-deadly-terror" target="_blank">read more</a></p> argentina Argentine Prosecutor Alberto Nisman Argentine-Israel Mutual Association Buenos Aires Hezbollah Iran nuclear talks terrorism International Wed, 18 Mar 2015 04:57:12 +0000 pgoodenough 899415 at http://www.cnsnews.com Israeli Elections: Netanyahu Looks Poised to Return to the Helm http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/israeli-elections-netanyahu-looks-poised-return-helm <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/mideast-israel-elections-13" title="Mideast Israel Elections"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/63313cf800b8404c83376ee76ed78e43.jpg" width="220" height="147" title="Mideast Israel Elections" alt="Mideast Israel Elections" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu casts his vote during Israel&#039;s parliamentary elections in Jerusalem, Tuesday, March 17, 2015. (AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner, Pool)</p></div></p> <p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/israeli-elections-netanyahu-looks-poised-return-helm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Binyamin Netanyahu elections Isaac Herzog Israel Likud International Tue, 17 Mar 2015 22:37:39 +0000 pgoodenough 899352 at http://www.cnsnews.com Sen. Cotton: ‘Rather Than Confront Our Adversaries, Our President Apologizes’ http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/sen-cotton-rather-confront-our-adversaries-our-president-apologizes <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-inserted-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/video/cnsnews/sen-cotton-attacks-administration-foreign-policy-maiden-senate-speech">Sen. Cotton Attacks Administration Foreign Policy in Maiden Senate Speech</a> </div> </div> </div> <p></p><p><a href="http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/sen-cotton-rather-confront-our-adversaries-our-president-apologizes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> foreign policy Iran nukes Obama retreat Tom Cotton International Tue, 17 Mar 2015 08:17:04 +0000 sjones 898999 at http://www.cnsnews.com On Election Eve, Netanyahu Rejects Palestinian Statehood http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/patrick-goodenough/election-eve-netanyahu-rejects-palestinian-statehood <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Patrick Goodenough </div> </div> </div> <p><div class="caption alignright" style="width: 240px;"><a href="/image/mideast-israel-election-5" title="Mideast Israel Election"><img class="" src="/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/d6f3f78d8d384e37ac34d705971e8b8f.jpg" width="220" height="147" title="Mideast Israel Election" alt="Mideast Israel Election" style="margin: 10px; " /></a><p class="caption">Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin visits Har Homa, a suburb in disputed south-east Jerusalem, on Monday March 16, 2015, a day ahead of legislative elections. 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