July 24, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
WEDNESDAY, JULY 24, 2013


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

12:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry hosts a working lunch for the President of Vietnam Truong Tan Sang, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Secretary Kerry meets with Dr. Henry Kissinger, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:30 p.m.
Secretary Kerry meets with UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry hosts the State Department Iftar Dinner, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS)
Final access for video cameras, still photographers, and writers at 7:30 p.m. from the C Street entrance.

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UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

4:30 p.m.
Under Secretary Sherman meets with the UN Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region Mary Robinson, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR CAPRICIA PENAVIC MARSHALL

12:00 p.m.
Ambassador Marshall assists with the working lunch of the President of the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, H.E. Truong Tan Sang, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 p.m. Ambassador Marshall attends the State Department Iftar Dinner hosted by Secretary Kerry, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS ROBERT BLAKE

8:30 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake speaks with Kyrgyzstan Foreign Minister Erlan Abdyldaev, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Blake attends the State Department Iftar Dinner hosted by Secretary Kerry, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS JOSE FERNANDEZ

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Fernandez participates in a roundtable on Panama, at the Chamber of Commerce in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez meets with the Ambassador of Australia to the U.S. Kim Beazley and the Australian Embassy Trade Minister-Counselor Simon Newnham, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Fernandez attends the SelectUSA “White House Forum on Global Investment,” in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS MIKE HAMMER

12:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Hammer attends a working lunch hosted by Secretary Kerry for the President of Vietnam Truong Tan Sang, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Hammer attends the State Department Iftar Dinner hosted by Secretary Kerry, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR ZEYA


12:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya attends a working lunch hosted by Secretary Kerry for the President of Vietnam Truong Tan Sang, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

8:30 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya attends the State Department Iftar Dinner hosted by Secretary Kerry, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS)

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


10:00 a.m. Ambassador CdeBaca participates in “Conversations with America” with Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Public Affairs Cheryl Benton and White House Chief Technology Officer Todd Park, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Ambassador CdeBaca attends a working lunch hosted by Secretary Kerry for the President of Vietnam Truong Tan Sang, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to New York to attend an event hosted by the Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General regarding sexual violence in conflict areas.

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