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Secretary Kerry to Visit Anchorage 

Press Statement

John Kirby
Department Spokesperson

Washington, DC

August 25, 2015

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Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Anchorage, Alaska on August 30 to host the Conference on Global Leadership in the Arctic: Cooperation, Innovation, Engagement and Resilience (GLACIER).

During GLACIER, Secretary Kerry will lead and participate in sessions focused on changes in the Arctic and the global implications of those changes; climate resilience and adaptation planning; and strengthening coordination on Arctic issues.

Portions of GLACIER will be livestreamed on the Department of State website. For further information about the conference, visit www.state.gov/glacier.

Follow Secretary Kerry’s travel via @JohnKerry, @StateDeptSpox, @StateDept, @StateDeptOES, and @USArctic on Twitter and go to the Department’s Flickr account for the latest trip photos. Stay connected here, and keep track of all of the Secretary’s travels here.

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