Politics Breaking News: The Caucus: Like His Successor, Bush Is Going to Africa

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Politics Breaking News: The Caucus: Like His Successor, Bush Is Going to Africa

by Wochit 0:54 mins

As President Obama travels across the continent next week, so will his predecessor, George W. Bush, as part of a program to combat cervical cancer. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says a spat over the Taliban office in Qatar is the "very first test" of the Islamic militant movement's commitment to peace talks. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry called for an urgent political resolution to the war in Syria, saying that unless the bloodshed stops, the region could descend into a chaotic sectarian conflict. Kerry met in Doha with 10 of his counterparts from Arab and European nations to coordinate aid to the embattled rebels trying to oust Syrian President Bashar Assad in a two-year civil war that has left 93,000 dead. All the nations in attendance agreed to step up aid to the rebels, Kerry said.

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