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Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken will participate in a fireside chat moderated by NBC News Chief Washington Correspondent and Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent Andrea Mitchell on Friday, July 21, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. EDT /9:00 a.m. MDT at the Aspen Security Forum in Aspen, Colorado.

This event will be streamed live on the Department homepage and the Department YouTube channel .

For information on in-person media coverage at the Aspen Security Forum, please contact Jon Purves at

U.S. Department of State

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