John Kerry to travel to Jerusalem on Sunday to meet Israeli PM: US

US Secretary of State John Kerry (above) will travel to Jerusalem on Sunday to hold talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyhau on the progress made in the Middle East peace talks and Syria, a US official said. -- PHOTO: AP
US Secretary of State John Kerry (above) will travel to Jerusalem on Sunday to hold talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyhau on the progress made in the Middle East peace talks and Syria, a US official said. -- PHOTO: AP

GENEVA (AFP) - US Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Jerusalem on Sunday to hold talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyhau on the progress made in the Middle East peace talks and Syria, a US official said.

The two men will discuss "the final status negotiations between the Israelis and Palestinians, following on the secretary's meeting with Palestinian President Mahmud Abbas in London last Monday," State Department spokesman Jen Psaki said.