June 17, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
JUNE 17, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry has no public appointments.

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken participates in a ceremony to celebrate the signing of the U.S.-Spain Amendment to the Agreement on Defense Cooperation with Spanish Deputy Foreign Minister Ybañez, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Pre-set for video cameras: 9:15 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.
Pre-set for still photographers and journalists: 9:30 a.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance.

10:45 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken meets with Tajikistan Foreign Minister Sirodjidin Aslov, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

10:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom participates in a Millennium Challenge Corporation board meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends the 2015 U.S. Global Leadership Coalition annual Tribute Dinner, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
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USAID ACTING ADMINISTRATOR AL LENHARDT

10:30 a.m. Acting Administrator Lenhardt participates in a Millennium Challenge Corporation board meeting, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:00 p.m. Acting Administrator Lenhardt attends the 2015 U.S. Global Leadership Coalition Annual Tribute Dinner, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to Vienna, Austria for the continuing P5+1 nuclear negotiations with Iran.

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

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with members of the Business Council for International Understanding (BCIU), in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

10:30 a.m. Counselor Shannon meets with UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office Deputy Head for the Americas Archie Young, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon and Assistant Secretary Jacobson participate in the Central America High Level Security Dialogue, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends the 2015 U.S. Global Leadership Coalition Annual Tribute Dinner, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA S. JACOBSON

12:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson meets with SOUTHCOM Commander General John Kelly, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson and Counselor Shannon participate in the Central America High Level Security Dialogue, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson participates in Vice President Biden’s meeting with Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

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

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski delivers remarks at the U.S. and International Anti-Corruption Law Program Luncheon, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EUROPEAN AND EURASIAN AFFAIRS TORIA NULAND

Assistant Secretary Nuland is on foreign travel to Sweden, Germany, and Czech Republic through June 18. Please click here for further information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

8:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Richard delivers remarks at the Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Society 2015 Migrant and Refugee Leadership Academy at the National Press Club, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Media interested in attending contact Miji Bell 410-230-2841 mbell@lirs.org

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard participates in a panel discussion on Tackling Southeast Asia's Refugee Crisis at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
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6:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard attends the 2015 U.S. Global Leadership Coalition Annual Tribute Dinner, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE-STEPHEN RAPP

Ambassador Rapp is on travel to The Hague, Netherlands to participate in meetings with officials of the Special Tribunal for Lebanon and the International Criminal Court on international justice issues.

SPECIAL REPRESENTATIVE FOR GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS ANDREW O’BRIEN

6:00 p.m. Special Representative O’Brien attends the 2015 U.S. Global Leadership Coalition dinner, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
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DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

Director McKean is on travel to Rome, Italy. Please click here for more information.