John Kerry meets with Gulf leaders

  • John Kerry, the US Secretary of State, held a meeting with Gulf state ministers. According to media reports, regional conflicts and differences over Iran are affecting relations between the countries. Kerry is facing a tough battle as he is trying to get support from the Gulf Cooperation Council for resolving key conflicts in the region. Kerry is also paving way for a summit between Barack Obama, President of the United States, and Gulf leaders later this month in Saudi Arabia.