U.S. Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice (L) addresses the American Jewish Committee's "Israel at Sixty" opening plenary dinner as committee Executive Director David Harris listens April 29, 2008 in Washington, DC. Rice described Iran as a serious threat to peace in Iraq, Syria as a destablizing force in the Middle East and Hamas as a terrorist organization bent on the destruction of Israel. She was also critical of former U.S. President Jimmy Carter's recent meeting with Hamas officials.
| May 1st 2008 9:20PM
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