Clinton's calls since taking office
Since taking office, US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has made more the a dozen introductory phone
calls to world leaders and foreign ministers, the US State Department said
Friday, dpa reported.
Here's a list of the officials she's spoken with since being sworn in on Wednesday:
Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni Israeli Defence Minister Ehud Barak Egyptian Foreign Minister Ahmed Abu Gheit Jordanian King Abdullah Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad Saudi Foreign Minister Saud al-Faisal British Foreign Minister David Miliband French Foreign Minister Bernard Kouchner German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier Czech Foreign Minister Karl Schwarzenberg Japanese Foreign Minister Hirofumi Nakasone South Korean Foreign Minister Yu Myung-hwan Australian Foreign Minister Stephen Smith Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi Afghan President Hamid Karzai Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Indian External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee Mexican Foreign Minister Patricia Espinosa.