In US Arsenal, Lessons For Syria Chemical Weapons Three decades after the United States started destroying its own chemical weapons, the nation's stockpile stands at more than 3,000 tons — about three times what the U.S. now says Syrian President Bashar Assad controls.
Former U.S. Marine Tells Kerry in Letter That Iran is Holding Him HostageA former U.S. Marine held in Iran for two years said in a letter to the U.S. secretary of state that he has endured "miserable prison conditions" and believes Tehran is holding him hostage for use in a possible prisoner exchange.
Kerry: 'We're Not Waiting For Long' For Syria To Turn Over Chemical WeaponsSecretary of State John Kerry warns that the United States “will not wait” long for Syria to turn over its chemical weapons to the international community.
Kerry: Graphic Chemical Weapons Videos Make Clear Case For Military ActionThe Obama administration is distributing videos showing a chemical weapons attack in Syria to help convince Americans and Congress that a military intervention against the Syrian government is necessary, Secretary of State John Kerry said Sunday.
Democrats Face Divide Over A Strike On Syria President Barack Obama's pursuit of a military strike in Syria has put congressional Democrats and party leaders around the country in a tough spot.
Obama Faces A Tough Sell With House GOP FreshmenPersuading first-term Republicans in the House is President Barack Obama's toughest sell on military strikes against Syria.
Paul To Kerry: 'You're Making A Joke Of Us' If White House Doesn't Abide By Congressional VoteBacking President Barack Obama's plea for military action against Syria could haunt Senate Republicans thinking hard about a White House bid in 2016.
Syrian Opposition: Assad Regime Preparing For More Chemical AttacksAn official for the Syrian opposition claims President Bashar Assad’s regime is preparing for another round of chemical attacks.
Israeli Officials: 'We Don't Need America To Take Care Of Threats To Israel'While Israel conducted a joint missile test with the United States over the Mediterranean Sea Tuesday, Israeli leaders expressed concerns about comments recently made by President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry.
Kerry: U.S. Has Evidence Sarin Gas Was Used in SyriaSecretary of State John Kerry asserted Sunday that the United States now has evidence of sarin gas use in Syria and said "the case gets stronger by the day" for a military attack.
CBS News: Obama Orders Up Legal Justifications For Military Strike On SyriaPresident Obama has ordered a declassified report to be prepared for public release before any military strike takes place against Syria.
Brazil Says It Needs Answers, Action Taken On NSA SurveillanceBrazilian Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota on Tuesday criticized U.S. surveillance in Brazil and said the trust between the U.S. and Brazil would be damaged if U.S. explanations about the program are not satisfactory.
Kerry: Egypt At 'Pivotal Moment' In History As violence in Egypt turned increasingly deadly Saturday, Secretary of State John Kerry said the Mideast nation was at "a pivotal moment" more than two years since the uprising ousted the longtime President Hosni Mubarak.
Republicans Threaten to Withhold John Kerry's Salary or 1/16,000th of Net WorthRepublican lawmakers are threatening to withhold salary representing less than one-sixteen thousandth of multimillionaire Secretary of State John Kerry's net worth.
North Korea Seeks US Dialogue With No PreconditionsNorth Korea's top diplomat said Tuesday that the U.S. must accept its offer for dialogue without preconditions if it wants to ease tensions on the divided Korean Peninsula.