Kerry seeks to nudge Egypt's new president toward reforms on Cairo visit

June 22, 2014 10:15 PM

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Kerry seeks to nudge Egypt's new president toward reforms on Cairo visit

June 22, 2014: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry disembarks upon his arrival at Cairo International Airport. Kerry arrived Sunday in the Egyptian capital to meet with President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi in the highest-level American outreach since he took office. (AP Photo/Brendan Smalowski, Pool)

CAIRO – In a hastily-organized trip marked by extraordinarily tight security, Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Egypt on Sunday, embarking on a weeklong tour of Middle Eastern and European capitals where he will try to rally support for the embattled central government in Iraq.

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