Secretary of State Kerry To Travel to Geneva, Switzerland

Press Statement
John Kirby
Assistant Secretary and Department Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs
Washington, DC
September 8, 2016


U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Geneva, Switzerland, on September 8-9. On September 9, he will meet with Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov. Their discussion follows recent conversations on Syria and will focus on reducing violence, expanding humanitarian assistance for the Syrian people, and moving towards a political solution needed to end the civil war.