April 14, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
APRIL 14, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

9:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew meet with the House Democratic Caucus, on Capitol Hill.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

10:30 a.m. Secretary Kerry, Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz, and Secretary of Treasury Jack Lew brief Senators, on Capitol Hill.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

2:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

12:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken delivers remarks at a town hall event to commemorate 70 years of U.S.-Japan partnership, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

Pre-set time for video cameras: 11:00 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.

Final access time for writers and still photographers: 11:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to Lubeck, Germany, for the G-7 Ministerial Meetings through April 15.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

Under Secretary Stengel is on travel to Jakarta, Indonesia from April 14 through April 15. Please click herefor more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

Under Secretary Gottemoeller is on travel to Riga, Latvia to meet with officials at the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Defense and Interior. Please click here for more information.

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

2:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with U.S.-India Business Council President Dr. Mukesh Aghi, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

11:30 a.m. Counselor Shannon meets with U.S. Ambassador to Colombia Kevin Whitaker, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

10:15 a.m. Ambassador Selfridge assists with President Obama’s meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, at the White House.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

2:30 p.m. Ambassador Selfridge assists with Secretary Kerry’s meeting with Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA DESAI BISWAL

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal speaks at a Naturalization Ceremony, at the United States District Courthouse, in Washington, D.C.

(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND LABOR TOM MALINOWSKI

4:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski participates in the U.S. - China Coordination Meeting on Disability, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

Assistant Secretary Nuland is on travel to Warsaw, Poland, and Istanbul, Turkey from April 14 through April 17. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin hosts a meeting with the Advisory Committee on “International Economic Policy (ACIEP),” at the Department of State.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE TO REGISTERED MEDIA)

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield is on travel to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from April 14 through April 18.

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

Ambassador Russell is on travel to Mexico City, Mexico. Please click here for more information.

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

12:30 p.m. Director McKean meets with Greek Ambassador to the U.S. Christos Panagopoulos, in Washington, D.C.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)