Public Schedule for November 16, 2012
Washington, DCNovember 16, 2012
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 16, 2012
SECRETARY HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON
Secretary Clinton is on foreign travel to Australia, Singapore, Thailand, Burma, and Cambodia. In Australia she joined U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta, Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr, and Australian Defense Minister Stephen Smith for the annual Australia-United States Ministerial Consultations (AUSMIN) to discuss security cooperation and other regional and global issues. In Singapore she will meet with senior government officials, including Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and Foreign Minister Kasiviswanathan Shanmugam. She will join President Obama in Thailand for meetings with Prime Minister Yingluck and other senior Thai officials to underscore our strong alliance and discuss shared priorities and regional issues in advance of the ASEAN East Asia Summit. Secretary Clinton will also accompany President Obama to Burma and join his meetings with Burmese President Thein Sein and Chair of the National League for Democracy and Member of Parliament Aung San Suu Kyi, as well as to Cambodia to accompany the President at the U.S.-ASEAN Leaders Meeting and the East Asia Summit.
Secretary Clinton is accompanied by Assistant Secretary Campbell, Director Sullivan, and VADM Harry B. Harris, Jr., JCS. Please click here for more information.
5:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton meets with Former Prime Minister of Singapore Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING MEETING)
6:00 p.m. LOCAL Secretary Clinton participates in a working dinner hosted by Singapore Foreign Minister Kasiviswanathan Shanmugam, Singapore.
(CAMERA SPRAY PRECEDING DINNER)