September 18, 2017


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
SEPTEMBER 18, 2017

The Department of State’s Office of Press Relations for the 72nd United Nations General Assembly will be at the Palace Hotel Room 3819 and can be reached at 202-485-2018. To access the Palace Press Office, please use the Guest Elevators to the 38th floor. Members of the press must present press credentials and photo identification. Briefings to the press will be held in Room 3818 Press Office Suite throughout the week. We will provide information on these as schedules become available. For more information about media access to events at the United Nations, please call the UN Office of Media Accreditation 212-963-6934.

SECRETARY REX TILLERSON

8:45 a.m. Secretary Tillerson, Acting Assistant Secretary Thornton and Acting Assistant Secretary Wells meet with Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, at the Palace Hotel, in New York City.
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1:15 p.m. Secretary Tillerson attends President Donald Trump’s meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, at the Palace Hotel, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE WHITE HOUSE)

3:15 p.m. Secretary Tillerson attends President Donald Trump’s meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron, at the Palace Hotel, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE WHITE HOUSE)

4:30 p.m. Secretary Tillerson, Acting Assistant Secretary Satterfield and Special Envoy McGurk attend the Ministerial Discussion on Syria, at the Palace Hotel, in New York City.
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6:30 p.m. Secretary Tillerson attends President Donald Trump’s working dinner in honor of Latin American Leaders, at the Palace Hotel, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE WHITE HOUSE)

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Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees, and Migration Simon Henshaw, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Political-Military Affairs Tina Kaidanow, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Elisabeth Millard, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs David Satterfield, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Susan Thornton, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs and Acting Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Alice Wells, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs Donald Y. Yamamoto, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Hemisphere Affairs Francisco (Paco) Palmieri, Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS Brett McGurk, Acting Assistant Secretary of Conflict and Stabilization Operations Tom Hushek, U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator and U.S. Special Representative for Global Health Diplomacy Ambassador-at-Large Deborah L. Birx, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs, attend meetings and events surrounding the United Nations General Assembly, in New York City.