Madam Secretary

Photos: Barefoot, Scarved Hillary Clinton in Egypt

I’ve been swamped today, getting the July/August issue of FP finished and out the door. Due to lack of time, I’m just posting some photos of a barefoot, scarved Secretary Clinton touring Cairo’s Sultan Hassan Mosque. There’s also a video of the mosque tour at the bottom of this post. Nothing else for today. U.S. Secretary ...

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I’ve been swamped today, getting the July/August issue of FP finished and out the door. Due to lack of time, I’m just posting some photos of a barefoot, scarved Secretary Clinton touring Cairo’s Sultan Hassan Mosque. There’s also a video of the mosque tour at the bottom of this post. Nothing else for today.

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U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and U.S. President Barack Obama tour the Sultan Hassan Mosque in Cairo on June 4. Clinton walked around the  mosque, one of the largest in the Islamic world, with Obama.

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The Sultan Hassan Mosque is a medieval mosque in the heart of old Cairo.

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Clinton and Obama listen to an explanation by an Egyptian-American art historian as they tour the Sultan Hassan Mosque.

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Clinton and Obama listen to more explanation from the art historian.

Photos: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images

 

Preeti Aroon was copy chief at Foreign Policy from 2009 to 2016 and was an FP assistant editor from 2007 to 2009. @pjaroonFP

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