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LIVE: Senate hearing on Syria intervention

3 September 2013 Last updated at 19:23 BST

Secretary of State John Kerry, Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel and General Martin Dempsey, Chairman of Joint Chiefs of staff appear before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee as Congress begins a debate on whether to authorise the use of military force in Syria.

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