August 05 - Wednesday

August 5, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
AUGUST 5, 2015


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel, NSC Senior Coordinator for Asia Daniel Kritenbrink, Spokesperson John Kirby, Deputy Chief of Staff Tom Sullivan, and Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS. Please click here for more information.

7:55 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in the 8th Lower Mekong Initiative Ministerial Meeting, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS AT TOP)

9:15 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

10:10 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in the U.S.-ASEAN Ministerial Meeting, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(OPEN PRESS FOR REMARKS AT TOP)

1:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a Young Southeast Asian Leadership Initiative (YSEALI) Event, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP) ‎

3:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP) ‎

6:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP) ‎

7:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

8:25 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry attends the ASEAN Gala Dinner, hosted by Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Aman, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP) ‎

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

10:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken meets with United Kingdom Home Office Permanent Secretary Mark Sedwill, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

4:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Higginbottom delivers remarks at the Department of State’s annual Summer Intern Summit, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State and on Capitol Hill.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

3:30 p.m. Under Secretary Stengel delivers closing remarks at the Presidential Summit of the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN TO CREDENTIALED PRESS)

This session will be streamed live at 2009-2017.state.gov.

Final access time: 3:00 p.m. in the Regency Ballroom of the Omni Shoreham Hotel.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

3:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield delivers closing remarks at the Presidential Summit of the Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN TO CREDENTIALED PRESS)

This session will be streamed live at 2009-2017.state.gov.

Final access time: 3:00 p.m. in the Regency Ballroom of the Omni Shoreham Hotel.

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

Assistant Secretary Malinowski on travel to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Richard meets with Better World Campaign Associate Director of Policy & Research Chandrima Das, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)