Angelina Jolie in Gucci jacket at Woman In the World summit

Angelina Jolie

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Debra Messing at Woman In the World summit

Debra Messing

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Christy Turlington at Woman In the World summit

Christy Turlington

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Angelina Jolie gave a speech at the third annual Women in the World summit in New York yesterday. The three day event, which focuses on problems facing women, attracted political luminaries Madeline Albright and Hillary Clinton as well as recent Oscar winner Meryl Streep.

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Also on the red carpet for the event were supermodel Christy Turlington, actress Debra Messing and designers Diane von Furstenberg and Tory Burch.

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Angelina went for a low-key but glam look for the event, teaming black cigarette pants with a cream silk top and sharp white Gucci blazer.

By Harriet Reuter Hapgood