Secretary Clinton Meets With MLB Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr., Japanese Youth Baseball and Softball Players, and Four Coaches

Secretary Clinton Meets With MLB Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr., Japanese Youth Baseball and Softball Players, and Four Coaches

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton meets with Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr., 16 Japanese youth baseball and softball players, and four coaches participating in the U.S. Department of State’s first international sports exchange with Japan, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on August 9, 2011. [State Department photo/ Public Domain]

Secretary Clinton Meets With MLB Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr., Japanese Youth Baseball and Softball Players, and Four Coaches

Secretary Clinton Meets With MLB Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr., Japanese Youth Baseball and Softball Players, and Four Coaches

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton meets with Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr., 16 Japanese youth baseball and softball players, and four coaches participating in the U.S. Department of State’s first international sports exchange with Japan, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on August 9, 2011. [State Department photo/ Public Domain]

Secretary Clinton, Assistant Secretary Stock, Deputy Assistant Secretary Rooney, and Mexican Ambassador Sarukhan Meet With Jovenes en Accion Exchange Participants

Secretary Clinton, Assistant Secretary Stock, Deputy Assistant Secretary Rooney, and Mexican Ambassador Sarukhan Meet With Jovenes en Accion Exchange Participants

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Ann Stock, U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Western Hemisphere Affairs Matthew Rooney, and Mexican Ambassador to the United States Arturo Sarukhan meet with 68 Jovenes en Accion (Youth in Action) exchange participants to congratulate them on the successful completion of their program, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on August 9, 2011. [State Department photo/ Public Domain]

Secretary Clinton Swears in the Honorable Gary Locke as U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China

Secretary Clinton Swears in the Honorable Gary Locke as U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton officiates the Swearing-In Ceremony for the Honorable Gary Locke, U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on August 1, 2011. [State Department photo/ Public Domain]

Secretary Clinton Swears in the Honorable Gary Locke as U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China

Secretary Clinton Swears in the Honorable Gary Locke as U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton officiates the Swearing In Ceremony for the Honorable Gary Locke, U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on August 1, 2011. [State Department photo/ Public Domain]

Secretary Clinton Swears in the Honorable Gary Locke as U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China

Secretary Clinton Swears in the Honorable Gary Locke as U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton officiates the Swearing In Ceremony for the Honorable Gary Locke, U.S. Ambassador to the People’s Republic of China, at the U.S. Department of State in Washington, D.C., on August 1, 2011. [State Department photo/ Public Domain]