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She has been in the Ivory Coast since about mid-day our time, but earlier today, Mme. Secretary led the U.S. delegation to the second inauguration of Nobel laureate Ellen Johnson Sirleaf as President of Liberia. We see her arriving with U.S. Ambassador Linda Thomas-Greenfield.

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (C) arrives at the arrive at the inauguraion ceremony of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf in Monrovia, on January 16, 2012. Clinton arrived in Liberia ahead of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf's inauguration for a second six-year term in office. Some 30 heads of state are expected to attend the swearing-in of Sirleaf, a joint winner of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2011, in the $1.2 million (900,000 euro) inauguration which will include a massive parade in the capital and festivities around the country. AFP PHOTO/STR (Photo credit should read STR/AFP/Getty Images)

US Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton () sits next to Senegal's President Abdoulaye Wade (C) during the inauguration ceremony for the President of Liberia for another term on January 16, 2012 in Monrovia. Liberia's Nobel peace laureate Ellen Johnson Sirleaf was sworn in Monday in a lavish $1.2 million ceremony and called for reconciliation after her reelection in disputed polls divided the nation. With US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in attendance, the 73-year-old grandmother took the oath administered by the country's Chief Justice Johnnie Lewis as thousands looked on from the grounds of the capitol building. AFP PHOTO / STRINGER (Photo credit should read STRINGER/AFP/Getty Images)

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (seated on L) meets with Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (2nd R) at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Monrovia January 16, 2012. Clinton is in Liberia to attend the second presidential inauguration of Sirleaf, Africa's first woman president, later in the day. REUTERS/Larry Downing (LIBERIA - Tags: POLITICS)

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