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Secretary of State John F. Kerry, speaking with Syrian opposition coalition leader Mouaz al-Khatib at a conference Thursday in Rome, says the U.S. is looking for more tangible ways to support the Syrian rebels and bolster a fledgling political movement.

associated press Secretary of State John F. Kerry, speaking with Syrian opposition coalition leader Mouaz al-Khatib at a conference Thursday in Rome, says the U.S. is looking for more tangible ways to support the Syrian rebels and bolster a fledgling political movement.

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