Kerry meets with ailing sultan of Oman

By Carol Morello, January 10, 2015

MUNICH, Germany — Secretary of State John F. Kerry stopped in Munich briefly on Saturday en route to India to visit the ailing sultan of Oman at his German estate.The 90-minute meeting with Sultan Qaboos bin Said, who has been receiving medical treatment in Germany for months, represented a bow of gratitude to a ruler who served as a back channel to get the United States and Iran engaged in negotiations about curbing Iran’s nuclear capacity.Read full article >>