December 15, 2017


***THE DAILY PUBLIC SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE***

DEPARTMENT OF STATE
PUBLIC SCHEDULE
December 15, 2017

SECRETARY REX TILLERSON

Secretary Tillerson is on travel to New York to participate in a UN Security Council Ministerial Briefing on Non-Proliferation and the DPRK on Friday, December 15, 2017. Please click here for more information.

9:15 a.m. Secretary Tillerson meets with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono, at the United Nations, in New York City.
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10:00 a.m. Secretary Tillerson attends the UN Security Council Ministerial Briefing on Non-Proliferation and the DPRK, at the United Nations, in New York City.
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12:15 p.m. Secretary Tillerson holds a press availability, at the United Nations, in New York City.
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Interested media should contact USUN Media Accreditation and Liaison Unit at 212-963-150.

2:00 p.m. Secretary Tillerson meets with Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra, at the United Nations, in New York City.
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3:00 p.m. Secretary Tillerson meets with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, at the United Nations, in New York City.
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DEPUTY SECRETARY JOHN SULLIVAN

11:30 a.m. Deputy Secretary Sullivan officiates swearing-in ceremony for U.S. Ambassador-designate to Niger Eric P. Whitaker, at the Department of State.
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UNDER SECRETARY FOR POLITICAL AFFAIRS THOMAS SHANNON

9:30 a.m. Under Secretary Shannon meets with Politburo Member and Ho Chi Minh City Party Secretary Nguyen Thien Nhan, at the Department of State.
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10:30 a.m. Under Secretary Shannon officiates the 147th Civil Service Swearing-In Ceremony, at the Department of State.
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1:30 p.m. Under Secretary Shannon meets with Danish Political Director Jesper Moller Sorensen and Danish Deputy Permanent Secretary of Defense Kasper Hoeg-Jensen, at the Department of State.
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3:00 p.m. Under Secretary Shannon meets with the Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA), at the Department of State.
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ACTING ASSISTANT SECRETARY FOR EAST ASIAN AND PACIFIC AFFAIRS SUSAN THORNTON

Acting Assistant Secretary Thornton accompanies Secretary Tillerson to the UN Security Council Briefing on Non-Proliferation and the DPRK. Please click here for more information.