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Secretary of State Kerry to Visit Asia

By: CBS
By: CBS

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Asia next week to discuss U.S.-Japan security issues, trade and other issues important in the region.

State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said Thursday that Kerry will be in Tokyo on Oct. 2 and 3 with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel for talks about strengthening the U.S.-Japan alliance.

On. Oct. 4, Kerry will travel on to Bali, Indonesia, to lead the State Department's delegation to the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation ministerial meeting and join President Barack Obama for APEC-related meetings.

APEC is the premier forum for facilitating economic growth, cooperation, trade and investment in the Asia-Pacific region.


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