Travel Diary: Nairobi Ceremony Commemorates Victims of Embassy Bombing

Posted by DipNote Bloggers
August 6, 2009

Interactive Travel Map | Text the Secretary | Behind the Scenes PhotosToday, U.S. and Kenyan officials remembered the victims of the 1998 Embassy Bombings.

Secretary Clinton, with the help of survivors, placed a wreath at Memorial Park in Nairobi, Kenya to commemorate victims of the August 7, 1998 Embassy Bombings. Following the ceremony, the Secretary said:

"I appreciate greatly the commitment of the Kenyan government to partner with us and other nations and people around the world against the continuing threat of terrorism which respects no boundaries, no race, ethnicity, religion, but is aimed at disrupting and denying the opportunity for people to make their own decisions and live their own lives."



Yvan C.
August 6, 2009

Yvan C. in Tunisia writes:

Please post speech and video on the same page. I like reading the speech while listening.


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