February 5, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
FEBRUARY 5, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Kyiv, Ukraine. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Toria Nuland, Deputy Chief of Staff Jon Finer, Spokesperson Jen Psaki, and Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS. Please click here for more information.

12:50 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, in Kyiv, Ukraine.

(JOINT STATEMENT FOLLOWING MEETING)

3:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a working lunch with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, in Kyiv, Ukraine.

(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

4:20 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, in Kyiv, Ukraine.

(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

6:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a joint press availability with Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, in Kyiv, Ukraine.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken meets with UK Secretary of State for Northern Ireland Theresa Villiers at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken attends a roundtable discussion with Director McKean on Northeast Asia with policy experts, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken delivers remarks at a Sri Lankan National Day Celebration, hosted by the Sri Lankan Embassy, in Washington, D.C.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

9:15 a.m. Under Secretary Sherman meets with Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to the U.S. Cui Tiankai at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Under Secretary Gottemoeller is on travel from January 20 to February 9. Please click here for more information. On Thursday, Under Secretary Gottemoeller leads the U.S. Delegation to the Sixth Annual P5 Conference in London, United Kingdom.

4:00 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks on behalf of the United States, at a P5 Conference event.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Stengel delivers remarks at the 2015 Global Ties U.S. National Meeting, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT CATHY NOVELLI

11:30 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Tanzanian Minister of Natural Resources and Tourism Lazaro Nyalandu at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Chief of the International Bureau of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Mindel De La Torre, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Commissioner Julie Brill, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

Counselor Shannon is on travel to Pakse, Laos, Hanoi, Vietnam, and United States Pacific Command (PACOM) from January 30 through February 7. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal delivers remarks at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Washington, D.C.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

5:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal meetswithUnited Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal attends a Sri Lankan National Day Celebration, hosted by the Sri Lankan Embassy, in Washington, D.C.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Senator Kaine on Capitol Hill.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

Assistant Secretary Nuland accompanies Secretary Kerry on travel to Kyiv, Ukraine.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Ryan delivers opening remarks at the Global Ties National Meeting, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield speaks to the D.C. Office of the Attorney General’s Diversity Committee, in Washington, D.C.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

DIRECTOR FOR POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

8:30 a.m. Director McKean attends a meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, in Washington, D.C.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

3:00 p.m. Director McKean joins Deputy Secretary Blinken in a roundtable discussion on Northeast Asia with policy experts, at the Department of State

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)