March 23, 2016


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MARCH 23, 2016


SECRETARY JOHN KERRY

Secretary Kerry is on travel to Moscow, Russia. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland, Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs John Kirby, National Security Council Senior Director for Russia and Eurasia Celeste Wallander, and Director of Policy Planning and Chief of Staff Jon Finer. Please click here for more information.

6:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a roundtable with members of civil society, in Moscow, Russia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

7:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, in Moscow, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY ANTONY BLINKEN

Deputy Secretary Blinken is on travel to Turkey from March 22 through March 23 to lead an interagency delegation for the 4th U.S.-Turkey Working Group on Regional Security Issues. Please click here for more information.

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

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

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS TOM SHANNON

9:30 a.m. Under Secretary Shannon meets with French Director for the Americans and Caribbean Kareen Rispal, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR KRISTIE KENNEY

9:00 a.m. Counselor Kenney participates in a roundtable discussion for Career Opportunities for International Relations (COIR): Passing the Baton Women’s Conference, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:00 p.m. Counselor Kenney meets with Singapore Ambassador to the U.S. Ashok Kumar Mirpuri, in Washington, D.C.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

4:00 p.m. Counselor Kenney meets with participants from the Tomodachi Metlife Women’s Leadership Program, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL AMBASSADOR PETER SELFRIDGE

Ambassador Selfridge accompanies President Obama to Argentina. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ROBERTA S. JACOBSON

Assistant Secretary Jacobson accompanies President Obama to Argentina. Please click here for more information.

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR CONFLICT AND STABILIZATION OPERATIONS DAVID ROBINSON

Assistant Secretary Robinson is on travel to Ottawa, Canada from March 22 through March 24 to meet with Canada’s Stabilization and Reconstruction Task Force (START).