Americans in the region were encouraged to stay vigilant.
Middle East/North Africa
Resolution also calls for end to attacks on Syrian civilians and more humanitarian access.
A group of senators on Friday urged President Obama to rework his Syria strategy to change the balance of power on the ground, arguing that was the only way to negotiate a settlement to the civil war.
The top U.S. diplomat told lawmakers he can "guarantee" applications are treated the same.
Two and a half years after Qaddafi’s ouster, Libya still does not have a new constitution.
FBI agent says bin Laden’s son-in-law heard about a major plan being organized before 9/11.
Is the government systematically denying Israeli visa applications?
Kerry marked the seventh anniversary of the disappearance of Robert Levinson.
“Ignoring threats to our national security is the Obama doctrine,” the ex-ambassador said.
The Minnesota Republican said Obama has an "an anti-Israel viewpoint."