For Immediate Release
DHS Press Office
On Sept. 19, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will travel to New York to review ongoing security preparations in advance of the 70th United Nations General Assembly and Pope Francis’ visit next week. Secretary Johnson has designated these two upcoming events as National Special Security Events (NSSE), which allow for enhanced cooperation of local, state and federal partners in establishing a safe and secure environment.
While in New York, Secretary Johnson will also visit St. Patrick’s Cathedral, the United Nations Headquarters, and the United Nations Coordinating Center.
There are no scheduled open press events.
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