June 1, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
JUNE 1, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry has no public appointments.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

Deputy Secretary Blinken is on travel to Paris, France to lead the U.S. delegation to the Counter-ISIL Coalition Small Group Ministerial. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

12:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom meets with Deputy National Security Advisor for International Economic Affairs Caroline Atkinson and Deputy Secretary of the Treasury Sarah Bloom Raskin in Washington, DC.

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UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to Vienna, Austria to take part in the EU-coordinated P5+1 nuclear negotiations with Iran.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

Under Secretary Stengel is on travel to Paris, France. Please click here for more information.

1:00 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Stengel meets with UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova, in Paris, France.

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2:00 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Stengel participates in the Cultural Heritage Private Sector Roundtable, in Paris, France.

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6:15 p.m. LOCAL Under Secretary Stengel participates in a press conference at the Louvre Museum to announce the release of an updated Emergency Red List of Iraqi Cultural Objects at Risk, in Paris, France.

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UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

7:00 p.m. Under Secretary Gottemoeller attends a dinner in honor of Pakistani Foreign Secretary Ambassador Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, hosted by Pakistani Ambassador to the U.S. Jalil Abbas Jilani, in Washington, D.C.

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

Under Secretary Novelli is on travel to Belgium and Portugal from June 1through June 5.

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

12:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a working lunch with American Academy of Diplomacy Chairman of the Advisory Group Ambassador Thomas A. Pickering, in Washington, D.C.

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CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge assists with the visit of Netherlands King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima, at the White House.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

Assistant Secretary Brownfield is on travel to Atlanta, Georgia. Please click here for more information.

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield and Atlanta Police Chief George Turner hold a joint press conference in, Atlanta, Georgia.

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Media interested in attending please contact Beth Epsy enespy@AtlantaGa.Gov (404) 546-2531.

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield delivers remarks on “International Drug Policy,” at the World Affairs Council of Atlanta’s Atlanta Summit, in Atlanta, Georgia. Please click here for more information.

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3:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield and Atlanta Public Defender Vernon Pitts launch a formal partnership between the Department of State and the Atlanta Public Defender’s Office, in Atlanta, Georgia

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Media interested in attending please contact D’Andre BerryDAndre.Berry@fultoncountyga.gov (404) 612-5180.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA S. JACOBSON

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Asociacion Mutual Israelita Argentina (AMIA) President Leonardo Jmelinitzky, at the Department of State.

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2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with Netherlands King Wellem-Alexander and Queen Maxima, Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders, Prime Minister of Aruba Mike Eman, Curacaon Prime Minister Ivar Asjes, Sint Maarten Prime Minister Marcel Gumbs, World Bank Vice President Jorge Familiar, and Dutch Ambassador to the U.S. Rudolf Bekink to discuss U.S. relations with Dutch Caribbean countries, at the World Bank, in Washington, D.C.

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

Assistant Secretary Malinowski is on travel to the Democratic Republic of the Congo and to the Republic of the Congo.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS VICTORIA NULAND

Assistant Secretary Nuland accompanies Deputy Secretary Blinken on travel to Paris, France.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

Assistant Secretary Richard is on travel to Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia to meet with government officials, representatives of international organizations, and rescued migrants and asylum seekers. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

Assistant Secretary Rivkin is on travel to Taipei, Taiwan through June 3. Please click here for more information.

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Taiwan National Security Council Secretary-General Kao Hua-chu, in Taipei, Taiwan.

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9:45 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou, in Taipei, Taiwan.

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11:30 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Taiwan Foreign Minister David Lin, in Taipei, Taiwan.

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12:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin attends a lunch, hosted by Taiwan Foreign Minister David Lin, in Taipei, Taiwan.

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2:00 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Taiwan New Frontier Foundation CEO Lin Chuan, in Taipei, Taiwan.

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6:30 p.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin attends a working dinner with American Chamber of Commerce in Taipei leadership and member companies, including private sector representatives participating in Computex Taipei, in Taipei, Taiwan.

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ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANNY RUSSEL

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Russel attends an event in honor of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative, at the White House.

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5:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Russel attends a reception hosted by the U.S.-ASEAN Business Council in honor of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative, in Washington, D.C.

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DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

2:00 p.m. Director McKean hosts outside experts from various think tanks for a roundtable discussion on India, at the Department of State.

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