Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
October 18, 2009

Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, accompanied by U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice and Special Envoy to Sudan Scott Gration, will announce the Administration’s Sudan strategy on Monday, October 19, at 9:00 a.m. in the Carl T. Rowan Briefing Room (Room 2209) in the Harry S. Truman Building.

Secretary Clinton will begin by announcing the results of the policy review, followed by brief statements from Ambassador Rice and Special Envoy Gration. Secretary Clinton, Ambassador Rice, and Special Envoy Gration will then be available for questions. A background briefing by senior administration officials to explain the results of the policy review in greater detail will follow at approximately 9:30 a.m.

The event is open press coverage.

Media representatives may attend this briefing upon presentation of one of the following: (1) a U.S. Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense, or Foreign Press Center), (2) a media-issued photo identification card, or (3) a letter from their employer on letterhead verifying their employment as a journalist accompanied by an official photo identification (driver’s license or passport).

PRN: 2009/1030