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  6/26/2013, Tammuz 18, 5773

Kerry in Kuwait to Discuss Supporting the PA

United States Secretary of State John Kerry is leaving Wednesday for the Middle East. His first stop is to Kuwait. AFP news said that he is expected to discuss economic support for the Palestinian Authority with Kuwaiti officials, among other issues. This is Kerry's first visit to the Persian Gulf country since becoming Secretary of State. He will later visit Jordan and then Israel for the fifth time.