John Forbes Kerry is an American diplomat and Democratic Party politician. Born in 1943, he started his political career in the early 1970s.
Before John Kerry became the 68th and US Secretary of State, he served in the Senate, where he chaired the Committee on Foreign Relations. Kerry was the Democratic nominee for President of the United States in the 2004 presidential election, losing to Republican incumbent George W. Bush. This page is a compilation of all DW Content related to John Kerry.
The temporary suspension could become permanent if the peace deal between the Colombian government and the rebel group is successful. President Juan Santos and FARC leaders were to sign a historic peace accord on Monday.
Riek Machar fled the capital, Juba, last month after fighting broke out between his supporters and government troops. Meanwhile, US Secretary of State John Kerry is pressing Juba to implement a 2015 peace agreement.