September 25, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
SEPTEMBER 25, 2015


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

9:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry joins President Obama and Vice President Biden at the arrival ceremony in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping and Madame Peng Liyuan, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

10:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry joins President Obama’s meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

1:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry and Vice President Biden host the State Luncheon in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry attends President Obama’s State Dinner in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping and Madame Peng Liyuan, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

1:30 p.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken attends the State Luncheon hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

7:00 p.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken attends President Obama’s State Dinner in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

Deputy Secretary Higginbottom attends meetings and events surrounding the United Nations General Assembly, in New York City.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS SARAH SEWALL

1:30 p.m. Under Secretary Sewall attends the State Luncheon hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR PUBLIC DIPLOMACY AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS RICHARD STENGEL

1:30 p.m. Under Secretary Stengel attends the State Luncheon hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge assists with the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping and Madame Peng Liyuan.

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

1:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski attends the State Luncheon hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

1:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin attends the State Luncheon hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AND MILITARY AFFAIRS PUNEET TALWAR

2:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Talwar meets with Ukrainian Minister of Defense Stepan Poltorak, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield attends the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Event on the Lake Chad Basin Humanitarian Crisis, at UN headquarters in New York.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY UN)

DIRECTOR OF POLICY PLANNING DAVID MCKEAN

1:30 p.m. Director McKean attends the State Luncheon hosted by Vice President Biden and Secretary Kerry in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping, at the Department of State.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)