Guam – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is made a brief re-fueling stop on Guam Wednesday.
He was en-route from Manila on his way back to Washington D.C.
Andersen Air Force Base Spokesperson, Lt. Sarah Bergstein declined comment on the stop over and referred PNC news to the State Department in Washington D.C.
A State Department spokesperson, confirmed Secretary Kerry’s stop over saying it was only a refueling stop. Kerry was not available to local media and the Governor’s Office said they were unaware of Secretary Kerry’s stop on Guam.
The U.S. Secretary of State arrived in the Philippines yesterday where he met with Philippine President Benigno Aquino and other officials to discuss maritime security and Manila’s territorial claims in the South China Sea.
He also stopped in Tacloban in the central Philippines, an area that was devastated by super typhoon Haiyan.
Kerry’s trip began December 11 in Jerusalem and Ramallah. he then flew to Vietnam where he visited Ho Chi Minh City and Hanoi before going to the Philippines.