Kerry Arrives in Turkey

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Istanbul on Sunday (April 7) for talks with Turkish leaders as part of a trip to Western Europe and Asia to consult allies on issues including Syria's civil war. Washington regards Turkey, which shares a 900 km (560-mile) border with Syria, as a pivotal player in backing the Syrian opposition and planning for an era after Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.