Political and General News Events from July 6

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——————————————————————– This diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events ——————————————————————– WEDNESDAY, JULY 6 ** ANKARA – Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan hosts Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud for talks at the presidential palace, followed by a signing ceremony and a joint news conference – 0900 GMT

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** VILNIUS – Moldova President Maia Sandu meets Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda in Vilnius, Lithuania. – 1125 GMT

ANKARA – Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob arrived for a four-day official visit to Turkey. (To July 8)

NAYPYIDAW/BANGKOK/MANILA/JAKARTA/KUALA LUMPUR – China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi will pay an official visit to Myanmar, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia and Malaysia. (To July 14) GENEVA, Switzerland – 50th regular session of the Human Rights Council (to July 8).

SINGAPORE – Mongolian Prime Minister Luvsannamsrai Oyun-Erdene will pay an official visit to Singapore at the invitation of his Singaporean counterpart Lee Hsien Loong to boost ties. (To July 9) SYDNEY – New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will visit Sydney. (To July 8) SINGAPORE – Minister for Foreign Affairs of Australia Penny Wong will make an introductory official visit to Singapore. (final day) HANOI – Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov holds talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Bui Thanh Son before meeting Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh in Hanoi.

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HANOI – Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov meets with Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh during a two-day visit in Hanoi. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY, JULY 7 ** JAKARTA, Indonesia – U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken arrives in Bali ahead of the G20 Foreign Ministers’ meeting

BALI, Indonesia – Minister of External Affairs of India Subrahmanyam Jaishankar will be visiting Bali, Indonesia to participate in the G20 Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (FMM). (To July 8) HANOI – China foreign minister Wang Yi makes an official visit to Vietnam, which is part of his Southeast Asian tour.

GENEVA – Spain´s prime minister Pedro Sanchez meets with Director General of the World Health Organization Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus

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PRAGUE – Croatia’s Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic visits Prague, meets his Czech counterpart Petr Fiala.

** WELLINGTON – New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to speak at Lowy Institute in Australia – 0030 GMT

MOSCOW – Russia’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov takes part in G20 foreign ministers meeting (To July 8). BALI, Indonesia – G20 Foreign Ministers are set to meet in Indonesia’s Bali in a hybrid meeting (To July 8) KATHMANDU – 75th birthday of Nepal’s deposed King Gyanendra. LONDON – 17th anniversary of the attacks on London’s transport network, killing more than 50 and injuring 700. – – – – – – – – – FRIDAY, JULY 8 ** NUSA DUA, Indonesia – U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken to join G20 foreign ministers for a meeting in Bali and hold bilateral talks on the sidelines.

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** VIENNA – Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer and visiting Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili speak to reporters following their talks expected to focus on the war in Ukraine. – 1030 GMT

JAKARTA – Indonesian foreign minister Retno Marsudi to hold a news conference after G20 Foreign Ministers Meeting. – – – – – – – – – SATURDAY, JULY 9 ** BANGKOK – Antony Blinken, U.S. Secretary of State, will pay an official visit Thailand as guest of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand. Don Pramudwinai, deputy prime minister and minister of foreign affairs of Thailand, will hold a bilateral meeting and host a luncheon in honor of the Secretary of State. (To July 10) TEHRAN – 22nd anniversary of attack on Tehran University dormitory in 1999. JERUSALEM/RAMALLAH – Palestine marks 17th anniversary of a World Court ruling that Israel’s walls and fences in the West Bank were illegal. SOUTH SUDAN – 11th Anniversary of South Sudan becoming an Independent State. – – – – – – – – – SUNDAY, JULY 10 TOKYO – Japanese House of Councilor’s Election. CONGO (Brazzaville) – Congolese National Assembly election. – – – – – – – – – MONDAY, JULY 11 PRAGUE – EU Informal meeting of justice and home affairs ministers. (To July 12) TOKYO – German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock visits Tokyo to meet her counterpart Japanese Foreign Minister Yoshimasa Hayashi for a bilateral meeting.

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BANGKOK – Thai finance minister Arkhom Termpittayapaisith speaks at a ‘property inside 2022′ seminar – 0530 GMT BRUSSELS – Eurogroup meeting. GLOBAL – United Nations World Population Day. MUMBAI – 15th anniversary of deadly bomb attacks on Mumbai’s commuter rail network. – – – – – – – – – TUESDAY, JULY 12 TOKYO – U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen visits Tokyo ahead of G20 finance ministers and central bank governors’ meeting in Bali, Indonesia (to July 13).

WASHINGTON DC – Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador will meet with his U.S. counterpart Joe Biden in Washington. BRUSSELS – EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council BRUSSELS – European Union finance ministers will set the irrevocable exchange rate at which croatia will convert its kuna currency into euros when it adopts the single currency on Jan 1, 2023. – – – – – – – – – WEDNESDAY, JULY 13 ISRAEL/PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES – U.S. President Joe Biden to meet Israeli and Palestinian leadership during a two-day visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories. (To July 14) – – – – – – – – – THURSDAY, JULY 14 PARIS – G20/OECD Corporate Governance Forum. PRAGUE – EU affairs ministers informal meeting in Prague. (to July 15)

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PARIS – Bastille Day. – – – – – – – – – FRIDAY, JULY 15 RIYADH – U.S. President Joe Biden will travel to Saudi Arabia and is set to meet the country’s de facto ruler, Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman (to July 16) BALI, Indonesia – Finance Ministers and Central Bank governors from the G20 countries meet in Indonesia’s Bali. – – – – – – – – – SUNDAY, JULY 17 GLOBAL – World Day for International Justice, which commemorates the adoption of the founding treaty of the International Criminal Court, the Rome Statute, on July 17. – – – – – – – – – MONDAY, JULY 18 PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron meets president of the United Arab Emirates Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Paris (To July 19) BRUSSELS – EU Foreign Affairs Council meeting. HAMPSHIRE – Farnborough International Airshow 2022 (to Jul 22) GLOBAL – Nelson Mandela International Day. – – – – – – – – – TUESDAY, JULY 19

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** BRUSSELS – EU-Azerbaijan Cooperation Council. TEHRAN – Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is visiting Iran. PRAGUE – EU industry and trade ministers informal meeting in Prague. (to July 20) – – – – – – – – – WEDNESDAY, JULY 20 CYPRUS – Cyprus marks the anniversary of the Turkish invasion in 1974. – – – – – – – – – THURSDAY, JULY 21 KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fl – 22nd anniversary of conclusion of NASA’s space shuttle program after successful completion of mission STS-135. GLOBAL – International Yoga Day. – – – – – – – – – FRIDAY, JULY 22 OSLO – 11th Anniversary of Norway bombing and mass shooting at youth summer camp on the nearby Utoya Island where 77 people killed. – – – – – – – – – SUNDAY, JULY 24 OTTAWA – Pope Francis to visit Canada (to July 30) – – – – – – – – – MONDAY, JULY 25 TUNISIA – Referendum election – – – – – – – – – THURSDAY, JULY 28 ** TEHRAN – Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Tehran. GLOBAL – World Hepatitis Day. GLOBAL – 108th anniversary of the beginning of World War 1. PERU – 201st Anniversary of Independence. – – – – – – – – – FRIDAY, JULY 29 BAYREUTH, Germany – Annual Bayreuth festival 2022 (to Aug. 9) – – – – – – – – – SATURDAY, JULY 30 ** JAKARTA – 55th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMM) (To Aug. 6)

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** JAKARTA – 12th EAS Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (EAS FMM) (To Aug. 6)

** JAKARTA – 23rd APT Foreign Ministers’ Meeting (APT FMM) (To Aug. 6) – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY, JULY 31 KINSHASA, Congo – Election for Congolese National Assembly DAKAR, Senegal – Election for Senegalese National Assembly – – – – – – – – – TUESDAY, AUGUST 9 KENYA – President election.

KENYA – Kenyan National Assembly election.

KENYA – Kenyan Senate election. – – – – – – – – – SUNDAY, AUGUST 14

BANGKOK – 11th APEC Tourism Ministers Meeting and the 60th APEC Tourism Working Group Meeting (to August 20). – – – – – – – – –

MONDAY, AUGUST 29 PRAGUE – EU informal meeting of defense ministers. (To Aug. 30)

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WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 31 PRAGUE – EU informal meeting of foreign affairs ministers.

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