Powell Says Violence Must End In Iraq

(Undated) — Former Secretary of State Colin Powell says the violence in Iraq must stop before negotiations can begin.

President Obama will meet with congressional leaders to discuss the growing crisis today. Some Republicans have accused Obama of not doing enough to help stop the militant insurgency in Iraq. Last week, House Speaker John Boehner , said Obama has been napping while Iraq is blowing up. The White House meeting will include Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell.