Daily Israel Report
20:30
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  6/19/2013, Tammuz 11, 5773

Secretary John Kerry to Visit Persian Gulf, Israel


United States Secretary of State John Kerry will visit a series of Persian Gulf states and Israel on a trip which begins at the end of the week. Secretary Kerry is planning on convincing the heads of the Palestinian Authority and the government of Israel to enter into negotiations. He will also visit the neighboring Arab country of Jordan, and Arab countries in the Persian Gulf region such as Qatar, and Kuwait as well as Saudi Arabia. Secretary Kerry's trip will include visits to India and the Asian nation of Brunei where he will attend the annual ASEAN regional forum