U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry Visits Ethiopia


Secretary of State John Kerry visited Ethiopia to encourage democratic development, promote respect for human rights, advance peace and security, engage with civil society and young African leaders, and promote trade, investment and development partnerships. He also visited South Sudan,the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Angola.

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A pharmacist gives U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry a rundown of his supplies during a tour of a PEPFAR-supported HIV clinic in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on May 1, 2014.

Secretary Kerry Plays With Little Boy at HIV Clinic in Ethiopia U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry plays with a little boy whose family has received treatment at a PEPFAR-supported HIV clinic in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on May 1, 2014.

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Secretary Kerry Addresses Reporters During News Conference in Ethiopia U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry speaks during a news conference on May 1, 2014, that followed a round of government meetings in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, at the outset of the six-day trip through Africa.