December 17, 2015


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
DECEMBER 17, 2015


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

10:00 a.m. Secretary Kerry delivers remarks at the Toys for Tots ceremonial presentation to the Marine Corps Reserve event, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:15 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with ISIL Trafficking survivor Nadia Murad Basee Taha, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

6:30 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir at the Palace Hotel, in New York City.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT THE TOP)

8:00 p.m. Secretary Kerry meets with UAE Foreign Minister Abdullah bin Zayed, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

11:00 a.m. Deputy Secretary Blinken meets with Slovak Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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

9:00 a.m. Under Secretary Gottemoeller hosts the U.S.-ROK Disarmament and Nonproliferation Consultation, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY, AND THE ENVIRONMENT CATHERINE NOVELLI

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Novelli meets with Greek Deputy Foreign Minister Dimitris Mardas, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETE SELFRIDGE

2:00 p.m. Ambassador Selfridge hosts a farewell reception in honor of Australian Ambassador to the U.S. Kim Beazley, at Blair House.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with representatives of Google, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS DANIEL RUSSEL

Assistant Secretary Russel is on travel to Thailand, Laos, and Japan from December 13 through December 21. Please click here for more information.

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

11:30 a.m. Ambassador Russell meets with OECD Deputy Secretary-General Doug Frantz, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)