The Secretary Visits Oman
U.S. Secretary of State John F. Kerry visited Oman from November 14-15 to meet with His Majesty, Sultan Qaboos, and with the His Excellency, Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs Yusuf bin Alawi, to discuss the ongoing hostilities in Yemen. During his visit, he also took the time to meet with U.S. Embassy Muscat personnel at the Al Bustan Palace.
“Secretary Kerry and the Sultan reaffirmed the enduring partnership between the United States and the Sultanate of Oman.The Secretary expressed the United States’ deep appreciation for the helpful role Oman played in securing the recent release of U.S. citizens held in Yemen.” – From the Official Read-out on the Secretary’s Visit
Additionally, we look forward to future visits from Washington leadership to Oman. We are certain our future visitors will have productive and fruitful meetings in the Sultanate as well. Visit the State Department’s website for the official read-out on the Secretary’s visit.