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Vice President's Schedule for 04/12 and the Nuclear Security Summit

April 11, 2010


THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Vice President
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For Immediate Release
April 11, 2010

DAILY GUIDANCE FOR THE VICE PRESIDENT
Monday, April 12, 2010

At 8:45 AM, the Vice President will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister of New Zealand John Phillip Key in the Roosevelt Room. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting. Gather time for press is 8:30 AM in the Brady Briefing Room.

At 10:00 AM, the Vice President will hold a bilateral meeting with Crown Prince and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan in the Roosevelt Room. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting. Gather time for press is 9:45 AM in the Brady Briefing Room.

At 12:00 PM, the Vice President will host a lunch meeting at the Vice President’s Residence, the largest gathering of foreign leaders ever at the United States Naval Observatory. The Vice President will be joined by dignitaries who are in Washington, DC, to attend the historic Nuclear Security Summit. The purpose of this lunch is to discuss the Administration’s commitment to a world without nuclear weapons and address the goals of the non-aligned movement. The discussion will build upon the objectives of the Nuclear Security Summit: to better understand the threat posed by nuclear terrorism, to agree to collective action to secure nuclear material, and to prevent nuclear smuggling and terrorism. The arrival of the foreign leaders at the Naval Observatory and the Vice President’s remarks at the top of the lunch will be pooled press.

At 3:30 PM, the Vice President will hold a bilateral meeting with President of the Republic of Korea Lee Myung-bak in the Roosevelt Room. There will be a pool spray at the top of this meeting. Gather time for press is 3:15 PM in the Brady Briefing Room.

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