US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Jordan on Friday for talks with King Abdullah II.
The visit was previously unannounced.
Spokeswoman Marie Harf, traveling with the secretary of state, said that the intention of the visit was to discuss the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
"We are arriving in Aqaba, Jordan, with Foreign Minister Judeh today to see King Abdullah to talk about the peace process," Harf said.
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