Below, from the White House…

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 26, 2015

 

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

MONDAY, JULY 27, 2015

 

In the morning, the President will attend a welcoming ceremony at the National Palace. There will be pre-set pool coverage of the President’s arrival.

 

In the afternoon, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn of Ethiopia at the National Palace. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting.

 

Afterward, the President will meet with President Mulatu Teshome of Ethiopia at the National Palace. This meeting is closed press.

 

Later in the afternoon, the President will join Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn for a press conference. This press conference is open press.

 

Afterward, the President will hold a multilateral meeting on South Sudan and counterterrorism issues with Kenya, Sudan, Ethiopia, the African Union and Uganda at the Sheraton Addis. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting.

 

In the evening, the President will attend a State Dinner with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. The President and Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn will each deliver toasts. There will be pooled press coverage of the toasts.

 

The President will remain overnight in Addis Ababa.

 

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CNN

Print: Washington Post

 

EAT

 

10:30AM        THE PRESIDENT participates in a welcoming ceremony

National Palace, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Pre-Set Pool Coverage

 

10:50AM        THE PRESIDENT holds in a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn of Ethiopia

National Palace, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Pool Spray at the Top

 

12:15PM         THE PRESIDENT meets with President Mulatu Teshome of Ethiopia

National Palace, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Closed Press

 

1:20PM           THE PRESIDENT joins Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn for a press conference

National Palace, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Open Press

 

3:00PM           THE PRESIDENT holds a multilateral meeting on South Sudan and counterterrorism issues with Kenya, Sudan, Ethiopia, the African Union and Uganda

Sheraton Addis, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Pool Spray at the Top

 

7:45PM           THE PRESIDENT attends a State Dinner with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn; THE PRESIDENT and Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn each deliver a toast

National Palace, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Pooled Press for Toasts by President Obama and Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn

**Travel pool should dress in dark attire for this formal event**

 

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