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'Art' of Diplomacy on Display in Washington i
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April 10, 2013 7:41 PM
Art has a way of bringing people together, and that was on display at the fifth "Festival des Artistes" in the U.S. capital. Members of the diplomatic community - representing more than 20 countries - showcased their artistic talents. VOA's Suzanne Presto attended the exhibit's opening night at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington and brings us this story.

'Art' of Diplomacy on Display in Washington

Published April 10, 2013

Art has a way of bringing people together, and that was on display at the fifth "Festival des Artistes" in the U.S. capital. Members of the diplomatic community - representing more than 20 countries - showcased their artistic talents. VOA's Suzanne Presto attended the exhibit's opening night at the Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington and brings us this story.


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