August 29, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
THURSDAY, AUGUST 29, 2013


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

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UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

5:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Deputy Secretary General of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Ambassador Alexander “Sandy” Vershbow, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)


ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on travel to Miami, Florida to address developing security challenges in the Caribbean, meet with local and federal elected officials, sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) partnership agreement with the Port of Miami, and participate in a graduation event for Miami-Dade Police Department (MDPD) officers. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with 2011 Presidential Management Fellows, at the Department of State. For more information on the Presidential Management Fellowship please click here.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR UZRA ZEYA

Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya is on foreign travel to Belgium from August 27-29, as the head of the U.S. delegation for annual human rights consultations between the United States and European Union. Please click here for more information.


SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN

Special Representative O’Brien is on foreign travel through August 30 to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam to attend the TIGERS@Mekong Strategy Meeting and DEMO ASEAN. Please click here for more information on DEMO ASEAN and here for more information on the TIGERS@Mekong Strategy Meeting.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

11:00 a.m. Director McKean meets with Ambassador David Thorne, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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