John Kerry's career in pictures

POSTED: 09:10 AM PST Dec 21, 2012    UPDATED: 02:08 PM PST Jan 29, 2013 

Look back at the career of John Kerry, confirmed as the new secretary of state.

Kerry - Fulbright Hearings
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In 1971, Kerry became the first Vietnam veteran to appear before Congress, testifying before the Senate Committee on Foreign Affairs for more than two hours. In part, Kerry told lawmakers he felt the United States war policy in Vietnam was the cause of "war crimes."


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