December 9, 2013

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MONDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2013

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

3:30 p.m.
Secretary Kerry hosts the Holiday Reception for the Diplomatic Corps and their spouses, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee’s 100th Anniversary Celebration, at the National Women in the Arts Museum, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre set time for videographers and still photographers: 5:15 p.m. at the National Museum for Women in the Arts at 1250 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC.
Final access time for writers: 6:45 p.m. at the National Museum for Women in the Arts at 1250 New York Ave NW, Washington, DC.


DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with head of Rosatom Sergei Vladilenovich Kiryenko, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks at the Ambassadorial Seminar, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Uzbekistan Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Khafizovich Komilov, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns attends a meeting, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN


11:30 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Australian Ambassador to the U.S. Kim Beazley, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA DESAI BISWAL

12:15 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal joins Deputy Secretary Burns for a meeting with Uzbekistan Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Khafizovich Komilov, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:45 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with the Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry delegation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

2:00 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Countryman meets with U.S. Ambassador to Thailand Vijavat Isarabhakdi, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL, VERIFICATION AND COMPLIANCE ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

1:40 p.m.
Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks on the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty at the American Geophysical Union’s Fall meeting, in San Francisco, California.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

12:30 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson delivers remarks at a Business Council for International Understanding event, at the Willard Intercontinental Hotel, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

11:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jones meets with representatives of the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) and other non-government organizations, at Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND


Assistant Secretary Nuland is on foreign travel to Moscow, Russia. Please click here for more information

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES AND MIGRATION ANNE CLAIRE RICHARD

9:15 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Richard delivers remarks at the UNHCR Refugee Congress, at the Washington Court Hotel, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Richard participates in a press roundtable on Syrian humanitarian assistance, at the Foreign Press Center, in Washington DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

12:15 p.m.
Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya joins Deputy Secretary Burns for a meeting with Uzbekistan Foreign Minister Kamilov, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya meets with U.S. Ambassador to Nepal Peter Bodde, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m.: Acting Assistant Secretary Zeya meets with Foreign Minister of South Sudan Barnaba Benjamin, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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