syria http://kios.org en UNO Middle East expert talks about possible U.S. intervention in Syria http://kios.org/post/uno-middle-east-expert-talks-about-possible-us-intervention-syria <p>The U.S. Senate is set to vote next week on a resolution authorizing the limited use of force in Syria. Fri, 06 Sep 2013 17:50:52 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 35596 at http://kios.org Sen. Nelson visits Egypt, Saudi Arabia http://kios.org/post/sen-nelson-visits-egypt-saudi-arabia <p>Nebraska&rsquo;s senior U.S. Senator says Saudi Arabian officials have expressed interest in forming a partnership to address violence in Syria.</p><p>The U.S. and several other nations expelled Syrian diplomats Tuesday following the killings of 108 people, including 49 children, in Syria on Friday. Senator Ben Nelson is in Saudi Arabia meeting with King Abdullah and business leaders there. Nelson says Saudi officials want to be part of a group of nations that addresses the ongoing violence in Syria.</p> Tue, 29 May 2012 15:54:26 +0000 Katie Knapp Schubert 13649 at http://kios.org Sen. Nelson visits Egypt, Saudi Arabia