Kerry meets ailing Oman sultan in Germany

US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives in Munich on January 10, 2015US Secretary of State John Kerry met with Oman’s ailing Sultan Qaboos during a brief visit to Munich Saturday, expressing his gratitude for the “strong friendship” with the veteran leader. Kerry made a brief visit to the southern German city to see Qaboos before heading on to Ahmadabad in western India where he will address a major trade and investment summit. The sultan has not returned to Oman since travelling overseas for medical tests six months ago for suspected cancer, stirring fears over stability in his Gulf country.

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