Tuesday's global agenda: Senate weighs funding for Middle East and abortion

ADVERTISEMENT
Lebanon: Beirut suffered the worst clashes in four years Monday as Sunni groups clashed over the conflict in next-door Syria [The Washington Post].

Cambodia: Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Kurt Campbell travels to Cambodia today for the East Asia Summit and the Lower Mekong Initiative. The U.S. became a member of the regional forum last year.

What you might have missed on Global Affairs

Report: Top US diplomat for Middle East leaving for UN post

Democratic lawmaker introduces visa waiver bill for Israelis

Rep. Dreier back in Egypt to observe historic elections

UN nuclear watchdog chief hopes for deal during Iran visit