Kerry to hold talks with Vatican on Mideast, other issues

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a joint news conference with Qatar Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Attiyah at the U.S. Ambassador's residence in ParisU.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to the Vatican to meet a top aide to Pope Francis for talks on Tuesday on the Middle East and other foreign policy issues, the State Department said. Kerry is to meet Secretary of State of the Holy See Pietro Parolin “to discuss foreign policy priorities, including Pope Francis’ vocal leadership on the Middle East peace process, poverty, and humanitarian issues”, spokeswoman Jen Psaki said in a statement.

Share this article