The comments come after fighting between ISIS and Kurdish forces in northern Iraq.
The close encounter happened just a day after the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17.
“I thought it was a mistake then, I still think it’s a mistake,” he said of the probe.
The measure now heads to the president.
The plan would help "build their capacity for internal defense."
“I have full confidence in John Brennan,” Obama said.
The measure, for civilians who helped the U.S., now heads to Obama's desk.
President Obama spoke to Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday about the crisis in Ukraine,...
A day before 9/11, Clinton told an audience he came close to killing the al Qaeda leader.
The Senate easily adopted a $17 billion overhaul of the VA.
Lawmakers leave meeting saying Obama hasn't changed his mind.
The body of a teenage boy was found aboard a U.S. military plane.
It's no secret the number of foreign fighters in Syria and Iraq has reached crisis levels.
Der Spiegel said unencrypted calls were made during the peak of negotiations in 2013.
Officials say Moscow violated the 1987 treaty with a banned cruise missile.
He said the CIA's snooping on the Senate is "an affront to our republic."
Forthcoming report will detail now-defunct interrogation techniques "contrary to our values."
Sen. Richard Blumenthal says the agency needs “broad and systemic” changes.
John Brennan has kept Congress in the loop, Saxby Chambliss said.
Passage sends the $225 million bill for Israel to the House.
The New York Times editorial board is calling for an overhaul at the CIA, after an investigation...
Sen. Mark Udall said there "must be consequences" for the spying on Senate computers.
The House Intelligence Committee wants to change the way the government buys spy satellites.
Congress has appropriated $104 billion for Afghanistan reconstruction.