DEPARTMENT OF STATE
JULY 4, 2014
SECRETARY JOHN KERRY
The Department of State is closed in observance of Independence Day.
Secretary Kerry has no public appointments.
DEPUTY SECRETARY BILL BURNS
Deputy Secretary Burns is on travel to Vienna, Austria from Tuesday, July 1 through Friday, July 4 in connection with the P5+1 talks. Please click here for more information.
UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN
Under Secretary Sherman is on travel to Vienna, Austria from Tuesday, July 1 through Friday, July 4 in connection with the P5+1 talks. Please click here for more information.
OFFICE OF GLOBAL CRIMINAL JUSTICE AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE-STEPHEN RAPP
12:30 p.m. Ambassador Rapp delivers a lecture on “International Law in Domestic Courts” at the summer seminar on International Human Rights at the University of San Diego School of Law, in Paris, France. Please click here for more information.
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AMBASSADOR-AT-LARGE FOR GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES CATHERINE RUSSELL
Ambassador Russell is on travel to Zambia, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and Sierra Leone from June 30 through July 7 as a part of a U.S. delegation headed by Dr. Jill Biden. During their travel, Dr. Biden and Ambassador Russell will highlight how girls’ education and women’s participation in government, the economy, and civil society can accelerate economic development, improve health and educational outcomes, strengthen democratic governance, and foster peace and security. Please click here for more information.