May 31, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
FRIDAY, MAY 31, 2013

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

9:30 a.m.
Secretary Kerry holds a bilateral meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany Guido Westerwelle, at the Department of State.
(JOINT PRESS AVAIL FOLLOWING BILAT AT APPROXIMATELY 10:15 AM)
Pre set for video cameras: 8:45 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 9:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.


10:50 a.m. Secretary Kerry joins President Obama’s meeting with NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns accepts the credentials of Ambassador-designate of Iraq to the U.S. Lukman Abdul-Rahim Faily, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

2:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with British Ambassador to the U.S. Sir Peter Westmacott, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:45 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Secretary General Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:45 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Tunisian Nahda Party Leader Rachid Ghannouchi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

Ambassador Marshall assists with the working visit of the Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization, His Excellency Anders Fogh Rasmussen, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION AFFAIRS ESTHER BRIMMER

1:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brimmer meets with Spanish Ambassador to the U.S. Ramon Gil Casares, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

Assistant Secretary Fernandez is on foreign travel from May 19 through 31 to Mexico City, Mexico; Ankara, Turkey; Dhaka, Bangladesh; and Madrid, Spain. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson accompanies Vice President Biden on foreign travel. Please click here for more information.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE TO MUSLIM COMMUNITIES FARAH PANDITH

Special Representative Pandith delivers remarks at The Fletcher School’s Twelfth Annual Talloires Symposium. in Talloires, France.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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