US foreign secretary to meet Judeh in Amman

تم نشره في Sat 21 June / Jun 2014. 02:59 PM

WASHINGTON/AMMAN - US Secretary of State John Kerry will hold consultations with Foreign Minister Nasser Judeh in Amman during his upcoming visit to Jordan, according to a statement by US Department of State.

At the US President Barack Obama's direction, Kerry will travel from June 22-27 to the Middle East and Europe to consult with partners and allies on how we can support security, stability, and the formation of an inclusive government in Iraq, to discuss Middle East security challenges, and to attend the NATO Foreign Ministerial.

The Secretary will then travel to Brussels, Belgium, to participate in the NATO Foreign Ministerial, which will discuss preparations for the NATO Summit in September as well as the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, according to the statement.

In Paris, France, the Secretary will meet with key regional partners and Gulf allies on Middle East security challenges, including Iraq and Syria.