In-town print pool No. 3 (POTUS leaves WH for G-7 trip)

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From: Alex Leary [mailto:xxx@email.com]
Sent: Saturday, June 06, 2015 4:53 PM
To: Gabriel, Brian
Subject: In-town print pool No. 3 (POTUS leaves WH for G-7 trip)

Marine One lifted off South Lawn at 4:51 p.m.

POTUS -- now dressed in khakis, a short black jacket and wearing sunglasses -- headed to Andrews then Germany.

He was joined by Susan Rice, Josh Earnest, Joe Paulsen, Chase Cushman and Pete Souza.

Background from WH:

On Sunday, the President will participate in an event and walk through Krün with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. They will have the opportunity there to meet with some of the residents and make brief remarks about the U.S.-German alliance. The President’s remarks are open press, and there will be a pool spray of the President’s walk with Chancellor Merkel. Later in the morning, the President will hold a bilateral meeting with Chancellor Merkel at Schloss Elmau to review a number of regional and global issues. The meeting will be closed press.

In the afternoon, the President will participate in the G-7 arrival ceremony at Schloss Elmau. Afterward, the President will attend a G-7 meeting on the global economy followed by a G-7 meeting on trade. There will be travel pool coverage of the arrival and limited G-7 pool coverage of the leaders’ walk to the Retreat Building for the working sessions. There will be a limited G-7 pool spray at the top of the first G-7 meeting, and the second meeting will be closed press.

Following the working sessions, the President will join G-7 leaders for an official family photo. There will be travel pool coverage of the photo.

In the evening, the President will attend a cultural performance followed by a G-7 leaders working dinner on foreign and security issues. The cultural performance and the working dinner are closed press.

The President will remain overnight in Krün.

Alex Leary
Tampa Bay Times
Washington Bureau Chief
(202) xxx-xxx-xxxx | xxx@email.com

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