Travel to Paris, Moscow, Luxembourg City, Brussels, and London, July 13-19, 2016

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Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Paris, France at the invitation of President Hollande, July 13–14, to attend Bastille Day celebrations.

Secretary Kerry then traveled to Moscow, Russia, July 14–15, where he met with senior Russian officials to discuss Syria, the Ukraine crisis, and the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, among other issues.

The Secretary traveled to Luxembourg City, Luxembourg, July 16–17, where he met with Deputy Prime Minister/Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn to discuss a range of bilateral issues, the transatlantic relationship, and a variety of other issues of mutual interest.

Secretary Kerry traveled to Brussels, Belgium, July 17–18, where he met with EU Member State Foreign Ministers and EU High Representative Federica Mogherini, ahead of the Foreign Affairs Council, to discuss key foreign policy priorities.

Secretary Kerry traveled to London, U.K., July 18–19, where he attended multilateral meetings on Yemen and Syria.

united kingdom

07/19/16 Joint Press Availability With U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Foreign and Commonwealth Office; London, United Kingdom
07/19/16 Secretary Kerry's Meeting With UN Special Envoy Staffan de Mistura; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC

belgium

07/18/16 Joint Press Availability With EU High Representative Federica Mogherini;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Justus Lipsius Building; Brussels, Belgium

luxembourg

07/17/16 Interview With Chuck Todd of NBC's Meet the Press;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Luxembourg, Luxembourg
07/17/16 Interview With George Stephanopolous of ABC's This Week;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Luxembourg, Luxembourg
07/17/16 Interview With CNN's State of the Union With Jake Tapper;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Luxembourg, Luxembourg
07/16/16 Secretary Kerry's Call With Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/16/16 Remarks With Luxembourg Foreign Minister Jean Asselborn Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ministry of Foreign Affairs; Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

russia

07/15/16 Joint Press Availability With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Osobnyak; Moscow, Russia
07/15/16 The Situation in Turkey;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/15/16 Remarks With Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Osobnyak; Moscow, Russia
07/14/16 Attack in Nice;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/14/16 Readout of Secretary Kerry's Meeting With Russian President Putin; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/14/16 Remarks With Russian President Vladimir Putin;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The Kremlin; Moscow, Russia

france

07/14/16 Secretary Kerry's Call with United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Johnson; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
07/14/16 Remarks on the One-Year Anniversary of the JCPOA;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Westin Hotel; Paris, France
07/13/16 On the Occasion of Bastille Day in France;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC

SECRETARY'S SCHEDULE

07/19/16  Public Schedule: July 19, 2016
07/18/16  Public Schedule: July 18, 2016
07/17/16  Public Schedule: July 17, 2016
07/16/16  Public Schedule: July 16, 2016
07/15/16  Public Schedule: July 15, 2016
07/14/16  Public Schedule: July 14, 2016
07/13/16  Public Schedule: July 13, 2016