August 13 - Thursday

August 13, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE

AUGUST 13, 2015

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

9:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry gives remarks at the U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

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

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

10:30 a.m. Counselor Shannon meets with U.S. Ambassador to Algeria Joan Polaschik, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with Colombian Ambassador to the U.S. Juan Carlos Pinzon, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL SECURITY AND NONPROLIFERATION TOM COUNTRYMAN

Assistant Secretary Countryman is on travel to Brazil from August 12-13, to attend the fourth U.S.-Brazil Disarmament and Nonproliferation Dialogue. Please click here for more information.

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR OCEANS AND INTERNATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL AND SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS JUDITH GARBER

3:00 p.m. Acting Assistant Secretary Garber attends the seventh meeting of the U.S.-Chile Environment Affairs Council (EAC) under the U.S.-Chile Free Trade Agreement (FTA), and the fifth meeting of the Joint Commission for Environmental Cooperation (JCEC) under the U.S.-Chile Environmental Cooperation Agreement (ECA). Please click here for more information.

(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

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

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski leads the U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue, at the Department of State.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANIEL RUSSEL

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Russel meets with China State Council Taiwan Affairs Office Minister Zhang Zhijun, in Washington, D.C.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

12:00 p.m. Director McKean meets with Indian Joint Secretary for Policy Planning Santosh Jha, in Washington, D.C.

(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)