Hillary Clinton's Diplomatic Style: Less Rigid, Less Cautious And More Open

03/25/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Glenn Kessler Washington Post

Clinton's willingness to speak frankly -- combined with an extensive effort to get beyond ministerial meetings in order to hold town hall meetings and conduct local TV interviews in the countries she visits -- suggests she will put a distinctive personal stamp on the Obama administration's foreign policy. What is emerging is something less rigid, less cautious and more open.

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