Kerry Promotes Human Rights During Africa Stop

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry heads to Jordan Sunday for the World Economic Forum — the last stop on an Africa and Middle East tour that has focused on security and human rights.

Kerry spent Saturday in Ethiopia for a summit marking the 50th anniversary of the African Union. He also met with several regional leaders to express U.S. concerns over human rights and democracy.

The top U.S. diplomat urged Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan to ensure his forces respect the rights of …