Secretary Clinton on America's Engagement in the Asia-Pacific

Oct. 29 - Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, speaking about America's Engagement in the Asia-Pacific in Honolulu, Hawaii on Oct. 28, stated, "We will advance one overarching set of goals: to sustain and strengthen America's leadership in the Asia-Pacific region and to improve security, heighten prosperity, and promote our values." Noting that "much of the history of the 21st century will be written in Asia," she spoke about the steps that the Obama Administration has taken "to strengthen the main tools of American engagement in Asia: our alliances, our emerging partnerships, and our work with regional institutions." [Video]