June 25, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2013

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY


Secretary Kerry is on foreign travel to New Delhi, India and Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. In New Delhi he is accompanied by Administrator Shah, Under Secretary Sonenshine, Spokesperson Psaki, Assistant Secretary Blake and VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS. In Jeddah he is accompanied by Spokesperson Psaki, Acting Assistant Secretary Jones, and VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS. Please click here for more information.

8:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a meet and greet with the staff and families of Embassy New Delhi, in New Delhi, India.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in the U.S.-India Higher Education Dialogue Kick-off, in New Delhi, India.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

1:40 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

2:40 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a joint press availability with Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud al-Faisal, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

3:45 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a meet and greet with the staff and families of Consulate General Jeddah, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

4:45 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Saudi Prince Bandar bin Sultan, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNITED STATES AGENCY FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVOPMENT ADMINISTRATOR RAJIV SHAH

Administrator Shah is on foreign travel in Dubai to attend the "U.S.-Pakistan Business Opportunities Conference." Please click here for more information.

UNDERSECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT ROBERT D. HORMATS

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats holds a NGO briefing on Wildlife Trafficking at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:00 p.m. Under Secretary Hormats holds a conference call with the People’s Republic of China National Development and Reform Commission Vice Chairman Zhang Xiaoqiang, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS TARA SONENSHINE

Under Secretary Sonenshine is on official travel to New Delhi, India through June 25. Click here for more information.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

12:30 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends a luncheon hosted by the Ambassador of the European Union, H.E. Joao P. Castanheira do Vale de Almeida, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:00 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends the National Day of the Republic of Slovenia hosted by the Ambassador of Slovenia to the U.S. H.E. Roman Kirn, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:30 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends a reception hosted by the Ambassador of Hungary to the U.S. H.E. György Szapáry, and the Smithsonian Institution's Under Secretary for History, Art, and Culture, Dr. Richard Kurin, for the Deputy Prime Minister of Hungary, H.E. Dr. Tibor Navracsics, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS RICK BARTON

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Barton participates in a panel for the U.S. Global Leadership Coalition’s Annual Conference on Innovations in Smart Power at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT O. BLAKE, JR.

Assistant Secretary Blake is on foreign travel in New Delhi, India through June 27 to participate in the U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

11:15 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Venezuelan Chargé d’Affaires to the U.S. Calixto Ortega, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Assistant Secretary Jones is in on foreign travel in Indonesia and Kazakhstan from June 17 through 26. Please click here for more information.

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones participates in a local press event at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the U.S.- Kazakhstan Joint Committee Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation in Astana, Kazakhstan.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

9:40 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones delivers remarks at the plenary session of the U.S.- Kazakhstan Joint Committee Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation in Astana, Kazakhstan.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones attends a luncheon at the U.S.- Kazakhstan Joint Committee Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation in Astana, Kazakhstan.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:30 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones participates in the signing ceremony of the Low-Emission Development Strategies (LEDS) Memorandum of Understanding in Astana, Kazakhstan.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

4:40 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Jones delivers closing remarks at plenary session of the U.S.- Kazakhstan Joint Committee Meeting on Science and Technology Cooperation in Astana, Kazakhstan.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE C. RICHARD

Assistant Secretary Richard is on foreign travel to Amman, Jordan and Beirut, Lebanon to meet with officials to discuss the ongoing humanitarian situation in the region. Please click here for more information.

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

2:30pm: Ambassador CdeBaca delivers remarks at the Organization of American States roundtable “Raising Awareness of Domestic Servitude in the Americas,” at the Hall of Americas in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

Director McKean accompanies Secretary Kerry on foreign travel.

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