Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
November 20, 2013


Secretary of State John Kerry and Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong will deliver remarks at the closing plenary session of the U.S.-China High-Level Consultation on People-to-People Exchange (CPE), and sign an updated Memorandum of Understanding for continuation of the CPE, on November 21.

The event will be open press coverage and begin at 1 p.m. in the Ben Franklin Room at the Department of State.

Pre set for video cameras: 12:00 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.

Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 12:30 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.

Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) A U.S. Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense or Foreign Press Center), (2) a media-issued photo identification card, or (3) a letter from their employer on letterhead verifying their employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo identification card (driver's license, passport). 

For further information, please contact the Department of State Office of Press Relations at (202) 647-2492.



PRN: 2013/1443