November 24, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE

NOVEMBER 24, 2015


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Jerusalem and Ramallah. He is accompanied by Special Envoy for Israeli-Palestinian Negotiations Frank Lowenstein, National Security Council Senior Director for the Levant, Israel, and Egypt Yael Lempert, Chief of Staff Jon Finer, Spokesperson John Kirby, and Assistant to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd. Please click here for more information.

10:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in Jerusalem.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

12:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry attends a working lunch with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, in Jerusalem.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin, in Jerusalem.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

3:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Israeli Opposition Leader Yitzhak Herzog, in Jerusalem.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, in Ramallah.
(CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

10:15 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken attends President Obama’s meeting with French President François Hollande, at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

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

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

11:15 a.m. Counselor Shannon meets with U.S. Representative to the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Ambassador Daniel Baer, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon meets with Nordic-Baltic partners in the Enhanced Partnership in Northern Europe dialogue, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. Counselor Shannon attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR SOUTH AND CENTRAL ASIAN AFFAIRS NISHA BISWAL

4:15 p.m. Assistant Secretary Biswal meets with Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT AFFAIRS WILLIAM R. BROWNFIELD

Assistant Secretary Brownfield participates as co-chair for the U.S.-China Joint Liaison Group meetings in Washington, DC from November 23 to 25. The group will discuss various topics including cybercrime, intellectual property rights, anti-corruption, counternarcotics, and repatriation.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA JACOBSON

12:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Jacobson attends a meeting with Canadian Ambassador to the U.S. Gary Doer, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski meets with Rabbis for Human Rights President (RHR) Rabbi Arik Ascherman, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski attends meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

10:30 a.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with representatives of Eli Lilly and Company, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin attends a meeting at the White House.
(MEDIA TO BE DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANIEL RUSSEL

Assistant Secretary Russel is on travel to Rangoon, Burma to discuss bilateral relations after the Burma election.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR EDUCATIONAL AND CULTURAL AFFAIRS EVAN RYAN

10:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Ryan meets with Yemeni Ambassador to the U.S. Ahmed Awad Bin Mubarak, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Ryan meets with Peace Corps Director Carrie Hessler-Radelet, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)