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Obama guidance, press schedule Sept. 6, 2016. Laos

President Barack Obama| AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster

Below, from the White House….

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Press Secretary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

September 5, 2016

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2016

In the morning, the President will participate in an arrival ceremony at the Presidential Palace. There will be pre-set pooled coverage of this ceremony.

Later in the morning, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with President Bounnhang Vorachith of Laos. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting. Afterward, the President will attend an official state luncheon. There will be pool coverage at the top for toasts and the first performance.

In the afternoon, the President will deliver remarks to the people of Laos. The President’s remarks will be open to pre-credentialed media.

Later in the afternoon, the President will meet with Embassy personnel and families. This meeting is closed press.

Afterward, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines. There will be a pool spray at the bottom of this meeting.

The President will remain overnight in Laos.

Out-of-Town Travel Pool

Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP

TV Corr & Crew: NBC

Print: Tribune

ICT

10:10AM THE PRESIDENT participates in an arrival ceremony

Presidential Palace, Vientiane, Laos

Pre-Set Pooled Coverage

10:25AM THE PRESIDENT holds a bilateral meeting with President Bounnhang Vorachith of Laos

Presidential Palace, Vientiane, Laos

Pool Spray at the Top

11:25AM THE PRESIDENT attends an official state luncheon

Presidential Palace, Vientiane, Laos

Pool Coverage at the Top for Toasts and First Performance

1:25PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks

Lao National Cultural Hall

Open to Pre-Credentialed Media

2:45PM THE PRESIDENT participates in an Embassy meet and greet

Landmark Mekong Riverside

Closed Press

4:10PM THE PRESIDENT holds a bilateral meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines

Landmark Mekong Riverside, Vientiane, Laos

Pool Spray at the Bottom

Briefing Schedule

6:00PM Press Briefing with Press Secretary Josh Earnest and Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications Ben Rhodes

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