Remarks are a shift from two months ago, when he called for admitting a "fair share."
Kerry will meet with French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday morning.
Sen. Jeff Sessions suggested the recent Paris attacks added "new urgency."
Changes will allow U.S. to share operational planning information with the French military.
The French president is requesting meetings with Obama and Putin.
“I am not aware of anything that was specific," Obama said on Monday.
CIA Director John Brennan said Monday that the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) may have more...
"If we don't change our strategy ... there will be another 9/11," Graham said Monday.
VIDEO | Leaders opened Sunday's session by observing a moment of silence.
The Yemeni detainees were sent to the United Arab Emirates.
Putting a large number of U.S. or NATO troops in Eastern Europe would violate a 1997 treaty.
“There’s a 9/11 coming ... from Syria if we don’t disrupt their operations," Graham said.
The Nevada Democrat said lawmakers are "committed to stopping ISIS."
Planned long before the Paris attacks, the deployment will assist in the fight against ISIS.
Speaker Ryan has asked administration officials to brief lawmakers.
The directive is a safety measure in the wake of Friday's deadly attacks.
"There is no substitute for a ground component in this war," Graham said.
“The strategy that we are pursuing is the right one.”
"ISIS has become stronger and they have metastasized," he said.
More than 100 trucks were reportedly destroyed.
The Pentagon is close to releasing its plan for shuttering the detention facility.
VIDEO | French fighter jets targeted an ISIS stronghold in Raqqa.
"ISIS aspires to attack us here in the United States as well,” Rep. Adam Schiff said.
"The skies have been darkened by the horrific attacks," he said in Turkey.