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Gary Locke sworn in as new US envoy to China

08-03-2011 08:15 BJT

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (right) swears in Gary Locke as the first Chinese-
American to be appointed US Ambassador to China on Monday, August 1, 2011, during a
ceremony at the State Department in Washington. [Photo/China Daily]

Gary Locke smiles after appointed as new US Ambassador to China on Monday during a ceremony
at the State Department in Washington. [Photo/China Daily]

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton (right)speaks by Gary Locke during a ceremony at the
State Department in Washington. [Photo/China Daily]

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Editor:Yang Jie |Source: China Daily

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