U.S. To Step Up Its Involvement In Syria

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U.S. Plans To Offer More Direct Aid To Syrian Rebels

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks to the press prior to talks with Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida at the State Department in Washington on Friday. Nicholas Kamm /AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Overseas Trip A Road Test For Secretary Of State Kerry

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Kerry: Budget Cuts Threaten Foreign Policy Agenda

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U.S.-Russia Relations Continue To Falter With Prosecution Of Dead Man

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Clinton Cautions North Africa Is A Region To Watch

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Secretary Of State Role A Natural Fit For John Kerry

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U.S. Sen. John Kerry (left), who was nominated Friday to be secretary of state, is shown shaking hands with Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani during a trip to Pakistan last year. Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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John Kerry Already A Familiar Face To World Leaders

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Sen. Kerry Gets Obama's Nod For Secretary Of State

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State Department Faulted For Inadequate Security In Benghazi Attack

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Benghazi Report Faults State Department

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Rice Drops Out Of Race For Secretary Of State

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U.S. Adds Syrian Rebel Group To Terror List

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Susan Rice, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, speaks to the media at U.N. headquarters in April. Seth Wenig/AP hide caption

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Secretary Of State Speculation Turns Up Heat On Rice

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A newspaper with a front-page photo of President Obama is displayed at a press house in downtown Yangon, Myanmar, on Thursday, ahead of Obama's visit. Soe Than Win/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama's Visit To Myanmar: Too Much, Too Soon?

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