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Biden Visits Anti-War Democrats Amid 'Sensitive' Syria Situation Vice President Joe Biden is heading into the belly of Democrats' anti-war opposition, venturing into a politically influential heartland state for the first time since President Barack Obama publicly endorsed a possible military strike on Syria.
Assad: 'There Has Been No Evidence That I Used Chemical Weapons' In a Sunday interview with Charlie Rose, Syrian President Bashar Assad stated that he had nothing to do with an Aug. 21 chemical weapons attack, and that the U.S. has “no evidence” to justify a military attack.
Sen. Barrasso: Syria Vote May Be DelayedSen. John Barrasso says the Senate Foreign Relations Committee may not vote Wednesday on a resolution authorizing President Barack Obama's proposed military intervention in Syria. The Wyoming Republican, a member of the panel, said it was still meeting on the resolution.
D.C.'s Norton Undecided on Syria Military Strike The District of Columbia's delegate to Congress says a congressional debate is needed to answer whether a military strike is the right course of action in Syria.
Netanyahu: Israel Ready For 'Any Possible Scenario'Israel's prime minister on Sunday tried to soothe a jittery nation unnerved by the standoff between the U.S. and Syria, saying that Israel is "calm and self-assured" and ready for "any possible scenario."
Syria Protests Erupt Outside White House Following Obama AnnouncementDemonstrators have gathered outside the White House as President Barack Obama says he'll seek congressional authorization for the use of force in Syria.
Poll Finds Majority Of Americans Not For Israeli Military Strike On IranAs rhetoric of an Israeli strike against Iran’s nuclear facilities escalates, a new poll shows a majority of Americans are not in favor of that idea.