John Kerry Heads to India

    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry points while joking with a reporter during a news conference about Syria with Qatari Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Hamad bin Jassim Al Thani, not pictured, in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday, June 22, 2013. Kerry began an overseas trip plunging into two thorny foreign policy problems facing the Obama administration: unrelenting bloodshed in Syria and efforts to talk to the Taliban and find a political resolution to the war in Afghanistan. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, Pool)

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    Secretary of State John Kerry has a plethora of issues to discuss with India's prime minister Sunday, but global warming is chief among them. His first stop in New Delhi marks the beginning of a two-week trip through the Mideast and Asia and falls just two days before President Obama is set to launch his new global-warming plan. Kerry, in his speech, will likely put pressure on India to lower harmful emissions. The discussion will also likely touch on India's relationship to violence-plagued Pakistan and its new president Nawaz Sharif.

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