February 7, 2014

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 7, 2014

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

11:30 a.m.
Secretary Kerry holds a bilateral meeting with Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m.
Secretary Kerry and Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida deliver remarks after their meeting, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS)
Pre set for video cameras: 11:15 a .m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 12:00 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.


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DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS

8:00 a.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Ambassador of the Republic of Korea Ahn Ho-Young, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with U.S. Central Command Commander General Lloyd J. Austin, III, 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)

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Burns meets with Serbian Prime Minister Ivica Dacic, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:15 p.m.
Deputy Secretary Burns delivers remarks at the Aspen Strategy Group’s 19th U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends the President’s Management Council meeting, at the Department of Treasury.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom meets with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Dr. Tom Frieden, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

USAID ADMINISTRATOR RAJ SHAH

9:30 a.m. Administrator Shah participates in USAID's Private Capital Group for Africa Partners Forum, at USAID.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Togo Foreign Minister Robert Dussey, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Ambassador of the State of Qatar to France Mohammed Jaham Al Kuwari, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

3:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with Harvard Kennedy School of Government Professor for the Practice of International Relations Nicholas Burns, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Acting Under Secretary Gottemoeller is on travel to Geneva, Vienna, and Moscow for consultations on international security issues. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA DESAI BISWAL

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with Xenia Dormandy of the Chatham House, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:15 p.m.
Assistant Secretary Biswal joins Deputy Secretary Burns’ meeting with the Aspen Strategy Group’s 19th U.S.-India Strategic Dialogue, in Washington, DC.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

10:00 a.m.
Assistant Secretary Jacobson speaks at the new consulate compound ribbon-cutting ceremony for Guayaquil, Ecuador via digital video conference from the Department of State.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY EMBASSY)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND


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

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

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to Rwanda for meetings on war crimes issues and with government officials.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES CATHERINE RUSSELL

Ambassador Russell is on travel to New Delhi, India through February 7 to meet with government officials, law enforcement officers, and civil society organizations, and visit projects focused on women and girls’ empowerment, in advancement of U.S. policy on global women’s issues. Please click here for more information.

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