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Clinton / Foreign Relations #919097

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 22, 2009
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(State Department: Martha Raddatz) The call from Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for a new era in foreign relations featured; details given of the appointment of former Senator George Mitchell as envoy of the Middle East and of former US ambassador to the U.N. Richard Holbrooke†† as a special representative. [CLINTON - says we will make it clear that robust diplomacy is the best long-term tool for America's future.] [President OBAMA - talks about the gift of Hillary Clinton; states the conditions for a cease-fire in Gaza,] [MITCHELL - says conflicts can be ended by human beings.]

Gibson, Charles;
Raddatz, Martha

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