U.S. Secretary of State Kerry arrives in Saudi Arabia, to meet King Salman

Reuters News
Posted: Mar 11, 2016 1:03 PM

HAFR AL-BATIN, Saudi Arabia (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Saudi Arabia on Friday and was due to hold talks with King Salman and other senior Saudi officials, according to a U.S. pool reporter accompanying Kerry.

Kerry is expected to discuss the crises in Syria and Yemen as well as other security issues on his trip, the State Department has said.

(Editing by William Maclean)