Kerry Opens First Official Overseas Trip

Skeptical Syrian opposition leaders agreed Monday to attend an international conference in Rome after first threatening to boycott the session that was to be the centerpiece of Secretary of State John Kerry's first overseas mission in his new job. Opposition leaders had protested what they see as inaction by other nations in the face of violence from Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime. Kerry not only made a public plea at a joint news conference Monday with British Foreign...Full Story
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