Minutes into President Obama's address Monday to the United Nations in New York, cameras found Secretary of State John KerryJohn Forbes KerryPrimary care is a home run for both sides of the aisle Mellman: Memories may be beautiful, yet… Lieberman: Senate should fulfill constitutional duty, confirm Mike Pompeo MORE yawning.

Kerry, who is attending the General Assembly meeting as Obama's top diplomat, held a meeting relating to the situation in Syria at a hotel in New York earlier in the morning at 7:30 a.m., according to his public schedule.

Obama said during his remarks that the U.S. was committed to working with any country, including Russia and Iran, to encourage peace in Syria after the civil war.