Secretary Clinton cancels trip to Arab world due to stomach virus

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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has cancelled a weeklong trip to the Arab world because of a stomach virus.

The news comes on the heels of the Obama administration declaring a Syrian rebel group with alleged ties to al-Qaeda.

Deputy Secretary of State William Burns will take her place in Morocco, Tunisia and the United Arab Emirates.

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