Public Schedule
Washington, DC
June 28, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel to Helsinki, Finland, Riga, Latvia, and St. Petersburg, Russia. The Secretary is accompanied by Assistant Secretary Gordon, VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS, and Director Sullivan. Please click here for more information.

10:55 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Latvian President Andris Berzins, in Riga, Latvia.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

11:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Latvian with Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis, in Riga, Latvia.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

12:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton participates in a working lunch with Latvian Foreign Minister Edgar Rinkevics, in Riga, Latvia.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)

1:40 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton participates in signing ceremonies and a joint press availability with Latvian Foreign Minister Edgar Rinkevics, in Riga, Latvia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

2:10 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton participates in a flower-laying ceremony at the Freedom Monument, in Riga, Latvia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton holds a townterview with Latvian youth hosted by LTV, in Riga, Latvia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

3:35 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton participates in the dedication of Sumner Wells Street, in Riga, Latvia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

4:05 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with the embassy staff and families of Embassy Riga, in Riga, Latvia.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton participates in a flower-laying ceremony at the Monument to the Heroic Defenders of Leningrad, in St. Petersburg, Russia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS


10:15 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks at the 2012 Washington P5 Conference on Implementing the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:15 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

12:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY TOM NIDES

7:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides participates in a video conference with Embassy Kabul and USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:20 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides delivers opening remarks at the annual Gays and Lesbians in Foreign Affairs Agencies (GLIFAA) Pride Celebration, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Nides meets with Curt Goering, Executive Director from the Center for Victims of Torture, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides delivers remarks at the Expeditionary Awards Ceremony, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Nides delivers remarks at the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

1:00 p.m. Administrator Shah swears in Leslie Reed, USAID Mission Director to Uganda, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR MANAGEMENT PATRICK KENNEDY

9:15 a.m.
Under Secretary Kennedy testifies before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, Subcommittee on National Security, Homeland Defense, and Foreign Operations, on the “Assessment of the Transition from a Military to a Civilian-Led Mission in Iraq,” with Chief of Staff for the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy Peter Verga and USAID Assistant Administrator Mara Rudman, on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOUSE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT ROBERT HORMATS

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats attends the farewell reception in honor of Egyptian Ambassador to the U.S. Sameh Shoukry, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

12:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks at American Security Project, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine delivers remarks at a departure event for participants of Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Abroad program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:15 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine addresses American Fulbright students and scholars at their departure orientation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Sonenshine attends the annual Dean Acheson lecture series, featuring U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, at the United States Institute of Peace.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS MARIA OTERO

10:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with U.S. Ambassador-designate to Zimbabwe David Bruce Wharton, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero meets with U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador Mari Carmen Aponte, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero attends the farewell reception in honor of Egyptian Ambassador to the U.S. Sameh Shoukry, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Otero delivers remarks at a celebration of the U.S. Independence Day reception, at the Inter American Development Bank.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER


Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller hosts the P5 Conference on Implementing the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) through June 29, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

2:00 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall hosts a reception in honor of departing Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt His Excellency Sameh Shoukry and Mrs. Aziza Shoukry, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:00 p.m. Ambassador Marshall hosts a Spirit of Summer reception for the Diplomatic Corps and members of the international business community, at the Meridian International Center in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESSED COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS RICK BARTON

Assistant Secretary Barton is on foreign travel through June 29 in Central America. Please click here for more information. For updates on Assistant Secretary Barton’s trip, please follow us on Twitter and like us on Facebook.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on foreign travel in Peru as a member of the U.S. delegation to the International Conference of Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Heads of Specialized National Agencies Against the World Drug Problem, in Lima, Peru.
(media determined by host)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS JOHNNIE CARSON

2:30 p.m.
Ambassador Carson testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Subcommittee on African Affairs on “Economic Statecraft: Embracing Africa’s Market Potential,” on Capitol Hill.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY SENATE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN


9:45 a.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman attends the 2012 Washington P5 Conference on Implementing the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Countryman attends the P5 Heads of Delegation Dinner, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with Costa Rican Ambassador to the U.S. Muni Figueres, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS PHIL GORDON


Assistant Secretary Gordon accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson is on foreign travel through June 29 to El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS KERRI-ANN JONES

9:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones participates in a briefing on the Extended Continental Shelf project, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jones participates in a meeting of the inter-agency Committee on Environment, Natural Resources, and Sustainability, at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR MICHAEL POSNER

9:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Posner participates in a Live@State briefing on the Human Rights Report, at Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner meets with President of The Asia Foundation David Arnold, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Posner participates in a teleconference with members of the Jewish Center for Public Affairs regarding the Human Rights Report.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD


Assistant Secretary Richard travels to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to meet with community stakeholders, local elected officials, resettled refugees, and representatives from local resettlement agencies. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOSTS)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS ANDREW SHAPIRO

5:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Shapiro attends the annual Dean Acheson lecture series, featuring U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, at the United States Institute of Peace.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS ANN STOCK

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock delivers remarks to youth returning home following participation in the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Study and Exchange (YES) and Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange (CBYX) programs, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Stock hosts the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs Summer Town Hall Meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE AND COORDINATOR FOR COUNTERTERRORISM DANIEL BENJAMIN

Ambassador Benjamin is on foreign travel in Paris, France to meet with French government officials to discuss counterterrorism initiatives.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE TO MONITOR AND COMBAT TRAFFICKING IN PERSONS LUIS CDEBACA

Ambassador CdeBaca is on foreign travel to Switzerland and Morocco.

OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE-STEPHEN RAPP

Ambassador Rapp is on foreign travel to Casablanca, Morocco, to participate in meetings on global criminal justice issues.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES MELANNE VERVEER

Ambassador Verveer is on foreign travel in St. Petersburg, Russia to participate in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Women and the Economy Forum.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS KRIS BALDERSTON

Special Representative Balderston is on foreign travel in Edinburgh, Scotland through June 29 to participate in the Ted Global 2012 Conference. Special Representative Balderston meets with private and public sector leaders to discuss opportunities for partnerships. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

SPECIAL ENVOY TO MONITOR AND COMBAT ANTI-SEMITISM HANNAH ROSENTHAL

6:00 p.m.
Special Envoy Rosenthal delivers opening remarks at Holland & Knight Charitable Foundation Holocaust Remembrance Project event, at the John Joseph Moakley U.S. Courthouse in Boston, Massachusetts.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING JAKE SULLIVAN


Director Sullivan accompanies Secretary Clinton on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE

12:30 p.m. Daily Press Briefing with Spokesperson Victoria Nuland

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