SECRETARY OF STATE CLINTON
Secretary Clinton, accompanied by Under Secretary Bill Burns, Under Secretary Ellen Tauscher, Assistant Secretary Rose Gottemoeller, Assistant Secretary Phil Gordon and Assistant Secretary Rich Verma, is on Foreign Travel to attend the START Signing with President Obama, in Prague, Czech Republic. (DST + 7 hours)
10:00 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton attends President Obama’s Bilateral Meetings with Russian President Dmitriy Medvedev, in Prague.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY)
11:50 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton attends the Signing Ceremony for the New START, in Prague.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
12:10 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton attends President Obama’s Joint Press Availability with Russian President Dmitriy Medvedev, in Prague.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
1:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton attends a Luncheon with the U.S. Delegation and the Russian Delegation, in Prague.
(POOLED PRESS COVERAGE)
2:45 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton holds a Bilateral Meeting with Czech Foreign Minister Jan Kohout, in Prague.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)
PM Secretary Clinton returns from Foreign Travel.
DEPUTY SECRETARY JIM STEINBERG
Deputy Secretary Steinberg travels to the Balkans and Central Europe April 6-8 to follow-up on his past visits and to see first-hand what progress has been made. He visits Serbia on April 7-8, and Pristina, Kosovo on April 8. For more information, click
UNDER SECRETARY ROBERT HORMATS FOR ECONOMIC, ENERGY AND AGRICULTURAL AFFAIRS
Under Secretary Hormats travels to China and Vietnam from April 6-13 for bilateral meetings and to participate in the Bo’ao Forum for Asia (the Chinese Davos Forum).
SPECIAL ENVOY FOR SUDAN SCOTT GRATION
Special Envoy Gration is in Sudan to engage in active discussions with all parties and government officials to increase the transparency and credibility of the upcoming elections.
ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR WESTERN HEMISPHERE AFFAIRS ARTURO VALENZUELA
Assistant Secretary Valenzuela travels the week of April 5 to Ecuador, Colombia, and Peru. He concludes his trip in Peru where he will meet with high level government officials, political and economic analysts, and examine the Peruvian government’s consolidated approach to confronting drug trafficking. For more information, click here.
PRESS BRIEFING SCHEDULE
1:00 p.m. Daily Press Briefing