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Secretary Kerry, Foreign Minister Jubeir on Syria and the Region, Prep for Munich Meet
02/09/2016

Secretary Kerry, Foreign Minister Jubeir on Syria and the Region, Prep for Munich Meet

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and Saudi Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir met at the State Department yesterday for consultations on Syria and regional issues. Afterwards they talked with the press and commented on the push for a ceasefire in Syria and hopes for progress in this week’s meeting in Munich. Here are their remarks.

Secretary Kerry in Riyadh, in Photos
01/23/2016

Secretary Kerry in Riyadh, in Photos

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in the Saudi capital January 23, 2016 for meetings with King Salman and officials, and a session with GCC foreign ministers. Here are photos of the events from the U.S. State Department.

Secretary Kerry Riyadh Visit Preview
01/23/2016

Secretary Kerry Riyadh Visit Preview

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in the Saudi capital January 23, 2016 for meetings with King Salman and officials, and a session with GCC foreign ministers. Here is the pre-arrival briefing from U.S. State Department.

Can Iran Change? – Foreign Minister Al-Jubeir Op-ed
01/19/2016

Can Iran Change? – Foreign Minister Al-Jubeir Op-ed

Today, in the wake of a tumultuous period in which diplomatic relations between Riyadh and Tehran have been severed, another former Saudi Ambassador to the United States, Foreign Minister Adel Al-Jubeir has written an op-ed with a similar title, “Can Iran Change?” in The New York Times. Below you can find the opening of Minister Al-Jubeir’s op-ed along [link to the full op-ed] with a summary provided today by the Saudi Press Agency, both for your consideration.

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