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Press Briefing Room Schedule

  • 1:30 p.m. (March 5) — There will be a telephonic Department Press Briefing with Spokesperson Ned Price.

    (Open Press)

    Dial-in information is as follows:

    United States: 877-226-8216

    International: 409-207-6983

    Ask for Department of State briefing / Access Code: 7889016



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