May 13, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MAY 13, 2015


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Antalya, Turkey. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland, National Security Council Director for Russia and Eurasia Celeste Wallander, Deputy Chief of Staff Tom Sullivan, Acting Spokesperson Marie Harf, and Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS. Please click here for more information.

7:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, in Antalya, Turkey.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

8:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a working breakfast for NATO Heads of Delegation, in Antalya, Turkey.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

9:20 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry delivers a statement to the press, in Antalya, Turkey.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

9:35 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, in Antalya, Turkey.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

6:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry accompanies President Obama at a working dinner with Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) leaders, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken delivers remarks at the Diversity Governance Council meeting, with Deputy Secretary Higginbottom, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom delivers remarks at the Diversity Governance Council meeting, with Deputy Secretary Blinken, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to Vienna, Austria, for the EU-coordinated P5+1 nuclear negotiations with Iran. Please click here for more information.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Stengel meets with Ambassadors from Nordic and Baltic countries, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS SARAH SEWALL

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Sewall delivers remarks on “Peacebuilding and Democracy in a Turbulent World,” at the Alliance for Peacebuilding Annual Conference, at the United States Institute of Peace. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

11:15 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli delivers remarks at the Business Council for International Understanding’s (BCIU) Spring meeting, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

1:30 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Qatar Airways CEO Akbar Al Baker, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:15 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Visa General Counsel Kelly Tullier, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:45 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves Executive Director Radha Muthiah, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

Assistant Secretary Countryman attends the 2015 NPT Review Conference from May 13 through May 15 at the United Nations, in New York City.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

8:15 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson leads a discussion with the Women’s Foreign Policy Group on “Charting a New Course on Cuba,” in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends Paraguay’s Independence Day reception at the Organization of American States, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

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

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

Assistant Secretary Nuland accompanies Secretary Kerry on travel to Antalya, Turkey. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard speaks at the Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS) National Conference, in Silver Spring, Maryland.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard attends an International Day of UN Peacekeeper event hosted by the Better World Campaign, the United Nations Foundation, and the U.S.-India Business Council at the Capitol Visitors Center, in Washington, D.C.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANNY RUSSEL

2:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Russel testifies at the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations hearing on “Safeguarding American Interests in the East and South China Seas,” on Capitol Hill. The hearing will be streamed live here.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield is on travel to Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, from May 11 through May 14 to attend the East African Community (EAC) Summit on Burundi. Please click here for more information.

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

Ambassador Russell is on travel in Burma. Please click here for more information.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN

12:30 p.m. Special Representative O’Brien attends a working lunch with South African Ambassador to the U.S. Mninwa Johannes Mahlangu, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)