Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will deliver remarks to the media tomorrow, Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 10:30 a.m. in the Press Briefing Room at the Department of State.

Out of an abundance of caution and in order to practice safe social distancing practices, the Secretary’s remarks to the media will be pooled press coverage only.

Media representatives may call into the briefing beginning at 10:00 a.m. Dial-in information is as follows and we encourage calling from a landline, if possible:

  • Toll Free (U.S.): 844-721-7239
  • Access Code: 9072957
  • Conference Name: Department of State Aug 5 Briefing
  • Reporters who wish to pose a question to Secretary Pompeo should get in queue prior to the briefing start time by dialing 10 on their telephone keypad.

The event will be streamed live on

For further information, please contact the Office of Press Relations at (202) 647-2492 or


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