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August 12, 2014

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DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
AUGUST 12, 2014

SECRETARY JOHN KERRY


Secretary Kerry is on travel to Sydney, Australia. He is accompanied by Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel, Assistant Secretary for Political-Military Affairs Puneet Talwar, National Security Council Senior Director for Asian Affairs Evan Medeiros, Vice Admiral Kurt Tidd, JCS, and Spokesperson Jen Psaki. Please click here for more information.

8:10 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Australian Governor General Peter Cosgrove, in Sydney, Australia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

8:30 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry attends the AUSMIN Session I, in Sydney, Australia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

10:45 a.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry attends the AUSMIN Session II, in Sydney, Australia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

12:35 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in the Force Posture Agreement Signing Ceremony, in Sydney, Australia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

12:45 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry attends AUSMIN III, in Sydney, Australia.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

2:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry holds a joint press availability with Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop, and Australian Defense Minister David Johnston, in Sydney, Australia.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)

5:30 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry participates in a meet and greet with staff and families of U.S. Mission Australia, in Sydney, Australia.
(OPEN TO TRAVELING PRESS)

5:55 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Kerry meets with Australian Opposition Leader Bill Shorten, in Sydney, Australia.
(POOLED CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

7:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary attends a dinner with U.S. and Australian Business Leaders, in Sydney, Australia.
(OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPHERS)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS WENDY SHERMAN

Under Secretary Sherman attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND THE ENVIRONMENT CATHERINE NOVELLI

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Novelli meets with Representative Rush Holt of Central New Jersey, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

UNDER SECRETARY FOR CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, AND HUMAN RIGHTS SARAH SEWALL

3:00 p.m.
Under Secretary Sewall meets with President of the Open Society Foundations (OSF) Chris Stone, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

COUNSELOR TOM SHANNON

10:30 a.m. Counselor Shannon holds a round table discussion with representatives of NGOs and international organizations on the topic of increased migration to the United States by unaccompanied children from Central America, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:00 p.m. Counselor Shannon speaks with the 2014 class of White House Fellows, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

CHIEF OF PROTOCOL PETE SELFRIDGE

12:00 p.m.
Ambassador Selfridge speaks at Protocol and Diplomacy International -Protocol Officers Association’s 13th Annual Education Forum, in Washington, DC. Please click here for more information.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC AND BUSINESS AFFAIRS CHARLES RIVKIN

11:00 a.m. Assistant Secretary Rivkin meets with Singaporean Deputy Chief of Mission Jolene Tan, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POPULATION, REFUGEES, AND MIGRATION ANNE RICHARD

3:00 p.m. Assistant Secretary Richard meets with U.S. Ambassador to Malaysia Joseph Y. Yun, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL-MILITARY AFFAIRS PUNEET TALWAR

Assistant Secretary Talwar accompanies Secretary Kerry on travel to Sydney, Australia for the Australian Ministerial. He will also accompany the Secretary to the Solomon Islands and to Hawaii for meetings with U.S. military leaders from the U.S. Pacific Command.

COORDINATOR FOR INTERNATIONAL INFORMATION PROGRAMS MACON PHILLIPS

4:00 p.m. Coordinator Phillips speaks on a panel about technology and democracy, at the National Democratic Institute. Please click here for more information.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)



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