August 12 - Wednesday

August 12, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE

AUGUST 12, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

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

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

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

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

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

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

10:30 a.m. Counselor Shannon swears-in U.S. Ambassador-Designate to Nicaragua Laura F. Dogu, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:30 a.m. Counselor Shannon meets with former Mali President and newly appointed AU High-Level Representative for South Sudan Alpha Oumar Konaré, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a working lunch with Singapore Ambassador to the U.S. Ashok Kumar Mirpuri, in Washington, DC.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a meeting at the White House.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERGE)

6:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends dinner with Brazilian Ambassador to the U.S. Luiz Alberto Figueiredo, in Washington, DC.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA S. JACOBSON

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends the swearing-in ceremony for U.S. Ambassador-Designate to Nicaragua Laura F. Dogu, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANNY RUSSEL

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Russel meets with China Assistant Foreign Minister Zheng Zeguang, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)