Public Schedule for November 17, 2012

Public Schedule
Washington, DC
November 17, 2012


U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2012


SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON

Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel to Australia, Singapore, Thailand, Burma, and Cambodia. In Australia she joined U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr, and Australian Defense Minister Stephen Smith for the annual Australia-United States Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN) to discuss security cooperation and other regional and global issues. In Singapore she will meet with senior government officials, including Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Foreign Minister Kasiviswanathan Shanmugam. She will join President Obama in Thailand for meetings with Prime Minister Yingluck and other senior Thai officials to underscore our strong alliance and discuss shared priorities and regional issues in advance of the ASEAN East Asia Summit. Secretary Clinton will also accompany President Obama to Burma and join his meetings with Burmese President Thein Sein and Chair of the National League for Democracy and Member of Parliament Aung San Suu Kyi, as well as to Cambodia to accompany the President at the U.S.-ASEAN Leaders Meeting and the East Asia Summit.

Secretary Clinton is accompanied by Assistant Secretary Campbell, Director Sullivan, and VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS. Please click here for more information.

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Hsien Loong, in Singapore.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING BREAKFAST)

10:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton delivers remarks on "Delivering on the Promise of Economic Statecraft,” in Singapore.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton visits the GE Aviation Facility, in Singapore.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with the staff and families of Embassy Singapore, in Singapore.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)