John Kerry (D-Mass.), chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, is due to arrive in Beirut, Lebanon Wednesday before heading to Damascus, Syria on Thursday........."to investigate the political situation in Syria and Lebanon and the prospects for progress in the Arab-Israeli peace process," a CODEL manifest from his office said. He is traveling with Middle East advisor Perry Cammack and committee staff director Frank Lowenstein, his office said, with no other members on the trip.In Beirut, Wednesday, Kerry is due to meet with Hariri, Suleiman, and Berri; and in Damascus he's due to meet with President Bashar al-Assad and Foreign Minister Walid al-Muallem. .."
Tuesday, March 30, 2010
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