Tillerson to Visit Jordan, Turkey, Lebanon, Egypt, Kuwait Next Week

Tillerson Hariri
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (R) meets with Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri (L) at the State Department July 26, 2017 in Washington, DC. Tillerson and Hariri later met privately to discuss a range of bilateral issues.

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Jordan, Turkey, Lebanon, Egypt and Kuwait from Feb. 11 to Feb. 16, the State Department said on Thursday.

During the tour Tillerson will discuss various issues, including the crisis in Syria and the reconstruction of Iraq, the State Department said in a statement.

REUTERS