CAIRO, June 22 U.S. Secretary of State John
Kerry will discuss with Gulf countries this week possible oil
disruptions from the Iraq conflict, a senior State Department
official said on Sunday.
Kerry is on a tour of countries in the Middle East and
Europe. He is expected to travel to Iraq soon at the request of
President Barack Obama.
"I would expect that to be a topic of discussion," a senior
State Department official told reporters en route to Egypt when
asked about possible oil supply disruptions from the Iraq
(Reporting By Lesley Wroughton)