September 19, 2017


DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
SEPTEMBER 19, 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

10:30 a.m. Secretary Tillerson attends President Donald Trump’s Address to the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, at the United Nations, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE UNITED NATIONS)

1:00 p.m. Secretary Tillerson attends President Donald Trump’s meeting with United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres, at the United Nations, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE UNITED NATIONS)

1:15 p.m. Secretary Tillerson attends the United Nations Secretary General hosted Heads of State Luncheon, at the United Nations, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE UNITED NATIONS)

3:00 p.m. Secretary Tillerson attends President Donald Trump’s meeting with 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly President and Slovak Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajcak, at the United Nations, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE UNITED NATIONS)

4:00 p.m. Secretary Tillerson attends President Donald Trump’s meeting with Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, at the Palace Hotel, in New York City.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY THE WHITE HOUSE)

5:00 p.m. Secretary Tillerson meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, at the Palace Hotel, in New York City.
(POOL CAMERA SPRAY AT TOP)

7:00 p.m. Secretary Tillerson attends President Donald Trump’s Diplomatic Reception on the occasion of the 72nd United Nations General Assembly, at the Palace Hotel, in New York City.
(CLOSED PRESS COVERAGE)

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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 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 attend meetings and events surrounding the United Nations General Assembly, in New York City.

DEPUTY SECRETARY JOHN SULLIVAN

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

ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR INTERNATIONAL NARCOTICS AND LAW ENFORCEMENT WILLIAM BROWNFIELD

2:30 p.m. Assistant Secretary Brownfield delivers remarks on Counternarcotics and America’s Opioid Epidemic, at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, in Washington, DC.
(MEDIA DETERMINED BY HOST)