Clinton Sees 'Unlimited Potential' in South Africa

U.S. Secretary of State Hilary Clinton's trip to South Africa included strategic meetings with business leaders, and Foreign Minister Nkoana-Mashabane, as well as a visit to Nelson Mandela. Clinton described her South African stay as the 'centerpiece' of her eight-stop African tour.


U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is greeted by South African Ambassador to the United States Ebrahim Rasool upon her arrival to Johannesburg, South Africa.

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U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton delivers remarks during her visit to Senegal.

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Members of the audience listen to U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton deliver remarks on the U.S. and Senegal: Building Sustainable Partnerships in Dakar.