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MEDIA ADVISORY | October 1 Briefing with Deputy Secretary of State Wendy Sherman


Please join us on Friday, October 1, for a telephonic press briefing with with U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Wendy R. Sherman, who will be in Bern, Switzerland. She will take questions from participating journalists.

The Deputy Secretary will speak at the end of her visit to Switzerland. Her travel to Switzerland includes leading a U.S. interagency delegation to a September 30 U.S.-Russia bilateral Strategic Stability Dialogue, inaugurating the first U.S.-Swiss Strategic Partnership Dialogue on October 1, and engaging with Swiss civil society on apprenticeships and workforce development. Following her visit to Switzerland, the Deputy Secretary will travel to Uzbekistan, India, and Pakistan to meet with senior officials and civil society.


Date: Friday, October 1

Time: 11:15 (Washington, DC) |17:15 (Brussels) |16:15 (London)

Languages: English

Ground Rules: On the Record

Dial-in Info: To be provided upon RSVP

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  • Callers should dial in to the conference call 15 minutes early.
  • The operator will ask for your name, press affiliation, and location.
  • Deputy Secretary Sherman will give brief opening remarks, and then the moderator will open the floor to questions.
  • Participants will be instructed to push the “1” and “0” buttons on their phones to enter the question queue. You may also submit questions in advance via email to
  • If you experience technical difficulties during the call, you may email to alert the moderator to any issues.

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