August 17, 2017


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
AUGUST 17, 2017

SECRETARY REX TILLERSON

9:45 a.m. Secretary Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis co-host the U.S. – Japan Security Consultative Committee with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono and Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
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12:00 p.m. Secretary Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis co-host a working luncheon with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono and Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

1:30 p.m. Secretary Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis hold a joint press availability with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono and Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera, at the Department of State.
(OPEN PRESS COVERAGE)
Preset time for video cameras: 12:45 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.
Final access time for journalists and still photographers: 1:15 p.m. from the 23rd Street Entrance Lobby.

2:15 p.m. Secretary Tillerson meets with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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DEPUTY SECRETARY JOHN SULLIVAN

Deputy Secretary Sullivan attends meetings and briefings, at the Department of State.

UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS THOMAS SHANNON

11:00 a.m. Under Secretary Shannon meets with Institute of International Education Chief Executive Officer and President Allen Goodman, at the Department of State.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS SUSAN THORNTON

Acting Assistant Secretary Thornton participates in Secretary Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis meeting with the U.S. – Japan Security Consultative Committee, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono and Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera, at the Department of State. Please click here for more information.
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