Senior U.S. officials to visit Israel for talks

May 06, 2014, 11:59 AM EDT
U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice speaks during the White House Daily Briefing at the James Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House March 21, 2014 in Washington, DC.
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U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice will head the delegation to Israel to discuss security issues. The visit comes on the heels of the collapse of U.S.-brokered peace talks, which are reportedly absent from Rice's agenda. 

Background:

White House aide Rice to visit Israel for talks [Reuters]

U.S. delegation to visit Israel ahead of renewed talks with Iran [Haaretz]