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Diplomat says danke schön Kudos from Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry, who is now in Davos after meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Zurich, had some especially kind words for the Swiss after they helped broker a prisoner swap between Iran and the United States. 

First, he stopped to talk to a TV crew from Swiss Public Television SRF, wanting to express his thanks to the Swiss people.

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And later, Kerry came up behind Swiss Foreign Minister Didier Burkhalter for a shoulder rub and a photo op, again using the opportunity to express his gratitude. 

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Here's the big moment: 

(Keystone)

- swissinfo.ch newsdesk

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