United States – Presentation of the Legion of Honor to John Kerry (December 10, 2016)

Jean-Marc Ayrault, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development, bestowed the insignia of Grand Officer of the Legion of Honor upon John Kerry, Secretary of State of the United States, on December 10.

This distinction was awarding to John Kerry in recognition in particular for his contribution to the development of relations between France and the United States, and for his untiring efforts to promote peace around the world.

John Kerry is a friend of France.