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  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 12:05:40 PM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 12:04:03 PM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping (2nd L) in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama is pictured alongside China's Vice President Xi Jinping during their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama is pictured alongside China's Vice President Xi Jinping during their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 12:02:33 PM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) is pictured alongside China's Vice President Xi Jinping during their meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 12:01:14 PM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd R) meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping (2nd L) together with their translators in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 11:59:53 AM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd R) meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping (2nd L) together with their translators in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 11:59:29 AM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - China's Vice President Xi Jinping meets with U.S. President Barack Obama in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    China's Vice President Xi Jinping meets with U.S. President Barack Obama in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 11:56:35 AM EST
    China's Vice President Xi Jinping (L) meets with U.S. President Barack Obama in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 11:55:03 AM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) meets with China's Vice President Xi Jinping (2nd L) in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama prepares to shake hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama prepares to shake hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 11:53:27 AM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) prepares to shake hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 11:51:53 AM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 11:50:36 AM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    U.S. President Barack Obama shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 11:48:10 AM EST
    U.S. President Barack Obama (R) shakes hands with China's Vice President Xi Jinping in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. Obama and Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - A pro-Tibet supporter shields her face from the wind during a protest against the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping in Washington

    A pro-Tibet supporter shields her face from the wind during a protest against the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 10:55:57 AM EST
    A pro-Tibet supporter shields her face from the wind during a protest against the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping in Washington, February 14, 2012. U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese Vice President Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - Pro-Tibet supporters voice their opposition towards the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping outside the White House in Washington

    Pro-Tibet supporters voice their opposition towards the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping outside the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 10:54:38 AM EST
    Pro-Tibet supporters voice their opposition towards the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping outside the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese Vice President Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - A Buddhist monk participates in a protest during the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping in Washington

    A Buddhist monk participates in a protest during the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 10:53:21 AM EST
    A Buddhist monk participates in a protest during the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping, in front of the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese Vice President Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST)
  •  - Pro-Tibet supporters voice their opposition towards the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping outside the White House in Washington

    Pro-Tibet supporters voice their opposition towards the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping outside the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 10:50:54 AM EST
    Pro-Tibet supporters voice their opposition towards the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping outside the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese Vice President Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
  •  - Pro-Tibet supporters yell at pro-China supporters during the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping, near the White House in Washington

    Pro-Tibet supporters yell at pro-China supporters during the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping, near the White House in Washington

    Posted: 2/14/2012 10:48:13 AM EST
    Pro-Tibet supporters (rear) yell at pro-China supporters during the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping, near the White House in Washington, February 14, 2012. U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese Vice President Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Pro-China supporters gather near the White House in Washington during the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping

    Pro-China supporters gather near the White House in Washington during the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping

    Posted: 2/14/2012 10:46:16 AM EST
    Pro-China supporters holding Chinese (C) and U.S. flags gather near the White House in Washington during the visit of Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping, February 14, 2012. U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese Vice President Xi will hold talks on Tuesday that could help boost the international stature of China's leader-in-waiting while testing Obama's ability to balance U.S.-China diplomacy with election-year pressures. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
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    Posted: 2/5/2012 7:00:47 AM EST
    US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, right, and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov pose for photographers during the 48th Munich Security Conference at the Bayerischer Hof hotel in Munich, southern Germany, on Saturday Feb. 4, 2012. The Security Conference is a three-day event bringing together top defense and diplomacy officials from around the world discussing the winding down of the NATO engagement in Afghanistan and other looming challenges. (AP Photo/Jim Watson,Pool)
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    Posted: 2/5/2012 5:55:45 AM EST
    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton speaks during a press conference at the 48th Munich Security Conference in Munich, southern Germany, on Saturday Feb. 4, 2012. The Security Conference is a three-day event bringing together top defence and diplomacy officials from around the world discussing the winding down of the NATO engagement in Afghanistan and other looming challenges. (AP Photo/Jim Watson,Pool)