March 24, 2016


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
MARCH 24, 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.

9:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator Charles Bolden, in Moscow, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow, Russia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

12:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a working lunch with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:20 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with UAE Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, in Moscow, Russia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

3:15 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Astronaut Scott Kelly, in Moscow, Russia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

6:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin, in Moscow, Russia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

8:40 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry holds a joint press availability with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, in Moscow, Russia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

DEPUTY SECRETARY HEATHER HIGGINBOTTOM

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

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS TOM SHANNON

10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Shannon meets with Italian Ambassador to the U.S. Armando Varricchio, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

11:15 a.m. Under Secretary Shannon meets with UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General for the Democratic Republic of the Congo Maman Sidikou, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:30 p.m. Under Secretary Shannon attends a meeting, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY WHITE HOUSE)

7:00 p.m. Under Secretary Shannon attends a dinner with Bangladesh Ambassador to the U.S. Mohammad Ziauddin, in Washington, D.C.
(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 DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS AND LABOR TOM MALINOWSKI

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Malinowski attends a meeting, at the White House.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE WHITE HOUSE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS LINDA THOMAS-GREENFIELD

9:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Thomas-Greenfield meets with European Union Special Representative for the Horn of Africa Alexander Rondos, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)