THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 10, 2013
DAILY GUIDANCE AND PRESS SCHEDULE FOR
FRIDAY, JANUARY 11, 2013
In the morning, the President will host President Hamid Karzai and his delegation at the White House for bilateral meetings. The President looks forward to welcoming the Afghan delegation to Washington, and discussing our continued transition in Afghanistan, and our shared vision of an enduring partnership between the United States and Afghanistan. The Vice President will also attend the expanded bilateral meeting in the Cabinet Room, which will be closed press. There will be a stills-only pool spray of the restricted bilateral meeting in the Oval Office.
In the afternoon, the President and President Karzai will meet for a working lunch in the private dining room. The Vice President will also attend. This lunch is closed press.
Later in the afternoon, the President and President Karzai will hold a joint press conference. The press conference in the East Room is open press.
In-Town Travel Pool
Wires: AP, Reuters, Bloomberg
Wire Photos: AP, Reuters, AFP
TV Corr & Crew: CBS
Print: National Journal
9:30AM In-Town Pool Call Time
10:00AM THE PRESIDENT holds an expanded bilateral meeting with President Karzai of Afghanistan; THE VICE PRESIDENT attends
10:30AM THE PRESIDENT holds a restricted bilateral meeting with President Karzai of Afghanistan
Stills Only Pool Spray at the Top (Final Gather 10:05AM - Brady Press Briefing Room)
12:00PM THE PRESIDENT meets for lunch with President Karzai of Afghanistan; THE VICE PRESIDENT will also attend
Old Family Dining Room
1:15PM THE PRESIDENT and President Karzai hold a joint press conference
Open Press (Pre-Set 11:30AM - North Doors of the Palm Room; Final Gather 12:50PM - North Doors of the Palm Room)