November 3, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
NOVEMBER 3, 2015


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Dushanbe, Tajikistan; Ashgabat, Turkmenistan; and London, United Kingdom. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asia Affairs Nisha Biswal, Chief of Staff Jon Finer, Deputy Spokesperson Mark Toner, and NSC Senior Director for Russia and Eurasia Celeste Wallander. Please click here for more information.

9:45 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Tajik President Emomali Rahmon, in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP AND BOTTOM)

2:05 pm. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow , in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

8:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry attends a working dinner with UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond, in London, UK.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ARMS CONTROL AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY ROSE GOTTEMOELLER

12:00 p.m. Under Secretary Gottemoeller delivers remarks at the Bureau of Industry and Security 2015 Conference on Export Controls and Policy at the Washington Hilton, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

Counselor Shannon leads the Presidential Delegation on travel to Cote d’Ivoire to attend the inauguration of Ivoirian President Alassane Dramane Ouattara. Please click here for more information.

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETE SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge leads an Experience America trip in Houston, Texas with members of the Diplomatic Corps and their spouses from November 3 through November 6. Experience America trips build relationships, encourage business investment and trade, provide a forum for dialogue, and create opportunity for interchange between Chiefs of Diplomatic Mission and American leaders in a wide array of fields. Media interested in attending contact Jessica Andrews andrewsjj@state.gov.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

Assistant Secretary Rivkin is on travel to Jakarta and Bali, Indonesia from November 2 through November 8. Please click here for more information.

10:45 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Deputy Secretary-General of ASEAN for the ASEAN Economic Community Dr. Lim Hong Hin, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

11:30 a.m. LOCAL Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with the Committee of Permanent Representatives to ASEAN, in Jakarta, Indonesia.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield accompanies Counselor Shannon on travel to Cote d’Ivoire as part of Presidential Delegation to attend the inauguration of Ivoirian President Alassane Dramane Ouattara. Please click here for more information.

AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES CATHERINE RUSSELL

4:00 p.m. Ambassador Russell delivers opening remarks at a screening of Voice of America’s new documentary, A Single Step, at the United States Institute of Peace, in Washington, D.C. Please click here for more information.