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  4/21/2013, Iyar 11, 5773

Kerry urges Erdoğan to delay Gaza visit

Secretary of State John Kerry of the United States said on Sunday he has asked Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to delay a visit to Gaza planned for next month, according to Agence France Presse.

"We have expressed to the prime minister that it would be better to delay (the visit to Gaza)," Kerry told reporters in Istanbul, urging him to wait for the "right conditions".