Obama guidance press schedule March 21, 2016. Raul Castro in Cuba

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Below, from the White House…

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 20, 2016

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2016

In the morning, the President will participate in a wreath laying ceremony and take a tour of the Jose Marti Memorial. There will be pre-set pool coverage of the wreath laying and travel pool coverage of the tour.

Later in the morning, the President will take an official photo with President Raul Castro of Cuba and participate in an official welcoming ceremony at the Palace of the Revolution. There will be pre-set photojournalist pool coverage of the photo and travel pool coverage of the welcoming ceremony.

Afterward, the President will hold restricted and expanded bilateral meetings with President Raul Castro of Cuba. There will be a photojournalist pool spray at the top of the restricted bilateral meeting and a pool spray at the top of the expanded bilateral meeting.

In the afternoon, the President and President Raul Castro of Cuba will deliver statements to the press. This statement will be pooled for cameras and open to limited correspondents.

Afterward, the President will take part in an event focused on entrepreneurships and opportunity for the Cuban people. This event at La Cervecería is pooled for TV and open to limited pre-credentialed stills and correspondents.

In the evening, the President and the First Lady will attend a state dinner. There will be pre-set photojournalist pool coverage of the President and First Lady’s arrival at thePalace of the Revolution and a pool spray at the top of the state dinner.

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: CBS

Print: Tribune

EDT

10:25AM  THE PRESIDENT participates in a wreath laying ceremony

Jose Marti Memorial, Havana, Cuba

Pre-Set Pool Coverage

10:35AM  THE PRESIDENT tours Jose Marti Memorial

Jose Marti Memorial, Havana, Cuba

Travel Pool Coverage

11:00AM  THE PRESIDENT takes an official photo with President Raul Castro of Cuba

Palace of the Revolution, Havana, Cuba

Pre-Set Photojournalist Pool Coverage

11:05AM  THE PRESIDENT participates in an official welcoming ceremony

Palace of the Revolution, Havana, Cuba

Travel Pool Coverage

11:30AM  THE PRESIDENT holds a restricted bilateral meeting with President Raul Castro of Cuba

Palace of the Revolution, Havana, Cuba

Photojournalist Pool Spray at the Top

1:00PM  THE PRESIDENT holds an expanded bilateral meeting with President Raul Castro of Cuba

Palace of the Revolution, Havana, Cuba

Pool Spray at the Top

1:50PM  THE PRESIDENT and President Raul Castro of Cuba deliver statements to the press

Palace of the Revolution, Havana, Cuba

Pooled for Cameras and Open to Limited Correspondents  

3:45PM  THE PRESIDENT participates in an event focused on entrepreneurships and opportunity for the Cuban people

La Cervecería, Havana, Cuba

Pooled for TV and Open to Limited Pre-Credentialed Stills and Correspondents  

7:25PM  THE PRESIDENT and FIRST LADY greet with President Raul Castro of Cuba

Palace of the Revolution, Havana, Cuba

Pre-Set Photojournalist Pool Coverage  

7:30PM  THE PRESIDENT and FIRST LADY attend a state dinner

Palace of the Revolution, Havana, Cuba

Pool Spray at the Top  

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