Americans in the region were encouraged to stay vigilant.
Resolution also calls for end to attacks on Syrian civilians and more humanitarian access.
Secretary of State is accused of fomenting street protests.
A Republican and Democrat in the House are calling on President Obama to sanction more Russian officials for human rights abuses.
The senator writes that Russians will be inspired to follow Ukraine's example.
The Obama administration is pursuing a free trade agreement with Vietnam, but critics of the country’s authoritarian regime believe sanctions are in order.
House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce (R-Calif.), a vocal champion of human rights, on Friday introduced a bill that would impose targeted financial and visa sanctions on Vietnamese individuals involved in abuses.
The number is the highest recorded since the breakup of the Soviet Union.
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.
John Kerry and Sergei Lavrov failed to defuse the crisis in a six-hour meeting.
House and Senate leaders of the Foreign Relations Committees introduced legislation Thursday that would place sanctions against Venezuelans violently suppressing democratic protesters in the country.
Sen. Bob Menendez (D-N.J.) introduced S. 2142, the Venezuela Defense of Human Rights and Civil Society Act, with Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) as a lead co-sponsor.