Secretary Kerry Travel to Jerusalem and Paris

Press Statement
Jen Psaki
Department Spokesperson, Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
September 13, 2013

Secretary Kerry will travel to Jerusalem on Sunday, September 15 to meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. The purpose of the visit it to have an in-depth discussion with the Prime Minister on the final status negotiations between the Israelis and Palestinians, following on the Secretary’s meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in London last Monday. They will also focus on developments in Syria.

Secretary Kerry will then travel to Paris, France. He will meet with French Foreign Minister Fabius and UK Foreign Secretary Hague on Monday, September 16. While in Paris, Secretary Kerry will also meet with Saudi Foreign Minister Saud al-Faisal.

Secretary Kerry will return to Washington on Monday, September 16.

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