Satellite Satellite

John Kerry is in Middle East as ISIS militants continue their assault on Iraq

Photo from NBC NATIONAL NEWS
News
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 7:00am

Secretary of State John Kerry is in Iraq this morning trying to convince U.S. allies to press for a change in Iraq's government.

Kerry spent an hour and 40 minutes with Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki. He's also meeting Sunni and Kurdish leaders.

In Egypt, prior to arriving in Iraq, Kerry hinted Iraq needs a new leader.

"The United States would like to see the Iraqi people find leadership that is prepared to represent all of the people of Iraq," he said.

Read more: http://nbcnews.to/1mdS6z5

Comments News Comments

Post new Comment