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President Obama official schedule and guidance, July 6, 2009. In Moscow with President Medvedev

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THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 5, 2009

DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
MONDAY, JULY 6, 2009

The President and the First Lady will arrive in Moscow in the afternoon. The arrival at Moscow Airport is open press. The President will then participate in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Russian Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The ceremony has expanded pool coverage.

The President will then meet privately with President Dmitry Medvedev at the Kremlin. There will be a pool spray at the top of the meeting. President Obama and President Medvedev will then hold a working meeting. There will be a pool spray at the top.

In the evening, President Obama and President Medvedev will hold a joint press conference at the Kremlin. This event is open press.

Later, the President and the First Lady will meet with U.S. Embassy personnel at the U.S. Embassy. This is closed press.

The President and the First Lady will have dinner with President Medvedev and Lady Sletvana Medvedeva at the Gorkiy. The dinner is closed press.

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1:20PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY arrive in Moscow, Russia
Moscow Airport
Open Press

2:00PM THE PRESIDENT participates in a wreath-laying ceremony
Russian Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Expanded pool coverage

2:50PM THE PRESIDENT meets privately with President Dmitry Medvedev
The Kremlin
Pool spray at the top

3:25PM THE PRESIDENT and President Medvedev hold working meeting
The Kremlin
Pool spray at the top

6:30PM THE PRESIDENT and President Medvedev hold joint press conference
The Kremlin
Open Press

7:30PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY meet with U.S. embassy personnel
U.S. Embassy
Closed Press

8:35PM THE PRESIDENT and THE FIRST LADY have dinner with President Medvedev and Lady Svetlana Medvedeva
The Gorkiy
Closed Press


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