Transcript: Hillary Clinton on AFRICOM

Transcribed and edited by Jenny Jiang

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on AFRICOM. The Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the attacks against the U.S. consulate in Benghazi, Libya was held on Jan. 23, 2013:

AFRICOM was set up 10 years ago. I think that that is going to look
quite prescient because we’re going to need to figure out how to work
more effectively together between our civilian and military assets in
Africa…

In my 4 years, we’ve tried to work out more cooperative relationships,
more funding streams between State and DOD in order to be able to
maximize the cooperation between us.

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