Secretary Clinton to Host Swearing-in for Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook

Notice to the Press
Office of the Spokesman
Washington, DC
June 1, 2011


Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will host the swearing-in for Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook in the Benjamin Franklin Room at the U.S. Department of State on Thursday, June 2 at approximately 4:00 p.m.

The ceremony will be open to credentialed members of the media.
Pre-set time for video cameras: 3:10 p.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 3:30 p.m. at the 23rd Street Entrance.

Media representatives may attend this event upon presentation of one of the following: (1) A U.S. Government-issued identification card (Department of State, White House, Congress, Department of Defense or Foreign Press Center), (2) a media-issued photo identification card, or (3) a letter from their employer on letterhead verifying their employment as a journalist, accompanied by an official photo identification card (driver's license, passport).

PRESS CONTACTS:
Office of Press Relations
U.S. Department of State
Phone (202) 647-2492

Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights & Labor
U.S. Department of State
Evan Owen
owene@state.gov
202-647-4747



PRN: 2011/876