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Kerry in Iraq to Press for More Inclusive Government

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is in Iraq on an unannounced visit as the government faces the challenge of countering Sunni Islamist militants who have captured wide areas in the northern and western parts of the country.   Kerry arrived Monday in Baghdad and was scheduled to meet with Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki as well as Sunni and Kurdish leaders.    He will continue U.S. pressure for Maliki to be more inclusive in his Shi'ite-led government, which has faced...

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