U.S. Secretary of State Kerry to meet Cuban foreign minister on Monday: State Department

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Posted: Jul 17, 2015 1:51 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will meet Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez in Washington on Monday, the State Department said on Friday, as the two countries formally restore diplomatic ties severed more than 50 years ago.

Spokesman John Kirby told reporters Kerry and Rodriguez would also hold a news conference.

(Reporting By David Storey; Editing by Lisa Lambert)