syria

Government
12:50 pm
Fri September 6, 2013

UNO Middle East expert talks about possible U.S. intervention in Syria

The U.S. Senate is set to vote next week on a resolution authorizing the limited use of force in Syria.

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Politics & Elections
10:54 am
Tue May 29, 2012

Sen. Nelson visits Egypt, Saudi Arabia

Sen. Ben Nelson, D-NE

Nebraska’s senior U.S. Senator says Saudi Arabian officials have expressed interest in forming a partnership to address violence in Syria.

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.

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