Travel Diary: Secretary Clinton Meets With President Kabila

Posted by DipNote Bloggers
August 12, 2009

Interactive Travel Map | Text the Secretary | Behind the Scenes PhotosYesterday, Secretary Clinton met with Democratic Republic of the Congo President Joseph Kabila in Goma. Secretary Clinton said:"I offered, and the president accepted my sending a team of legal and financial and other technical experts to the DRC to provide specific suggestions about how to overcome these very serious obstacles to the potential of this country."

While in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Secretary Clinton also met with Congolese Foreign Minister Alexis Thambwe, participated in a roundtable discussion with NGOs and activists on sexual and gender-based violence isssues and visited the Biamba Marie Mutombo Hospital and Research Center.

Read more about the Secretary's trip to Africa.

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August 14, 2009

Sing in Utah writes:

great woman

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