Middle East/North Africa
The top Armed Services Republican blasted Obama's foreign policy as "off the rails."
Democrats, meanwhile, warn the president against escalation.
“Escalating it is not in the cards,” the Illinois Democrat said.
The South Carolina Republican accused the president of ignoring his national security team.
The president also called for the release of an Israeli soldier captured by Hamas.
The president defended the "tireless" work of Kerry on a Middle East peace deal.
Kerry was hoping for a framework deal by next week.
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The previously undisclosed trip is the second Boehner has made as Speaker.
Paul said those who take a hard-line stance against it are “voting for war.”
Incumbent Nouri al-Maliki is insisting that he should remain in power.
“We should take nothing off the table," said the former Homeland Security chairman said.
“That’s not going to solve the problem," the Democrat said.
“America is proud to act alongside our closest friends and allies,” President Obama said.
Iraq's ambassador said Iran has offered “all the help literally to replace America.”
McCain said he is "very pleased" his "friend" Clinton can join this year’s forum.
Jen Psaki said the United States is "disappointed" in the move by the PLO.
The State Department is investigating reports that a toxic chemical was used on a village.
Iran is converting the other half into oxide, which is used to fuel reactors.
An envoy said the U.S. has violated its obligations as the U.N. host country.
"The things that Kerry said...are worrying," a Cabinet minister said.
Members of Congress say Kerry's comments have set back the peace process.