Geopolitical forecast August 8-14
8 August. Monday
BAKU. AZERBAIJAN. The first trilateral meeting of the presidents of Russia, Azerbaijan and Iran.
MOSCOW. The visit of the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Umit Yalcin.
BUENOS AIRES. ARGENTINA. Meeting of president Mauricio Macri with UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
FRANKFURT AM MAIN. GERMANY. Meeting of Board of Governors of the European Central Bank and press conference on its results.
Ndjamena. CHAD. Inauguration of President Idriss Déby Itno, re-elected for a fifth term.
Japan. Emperor Akihito is expected to give a video message about his possible abdication from the throne in favor of his son Naruhito
Nusa Dua. INDONESIA. August 8-13. 3rd Congress of the Association of Asian Constitutional Courts.
The anniversary of the beginning of the war in South Ossetia.
The anniversary of the defeat of the Spanish "Armada"
9 August. Tuesday
ST. PETERSBURG. Meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Brazil. BRAZIL. Scheduled preliminary vote of the upper house of parliament on the report of the special committee on the impeachment of President Dilma Rousseff.
MONTREAL. CANADA. 9-14 of August. World Social Forum.
The anniversary of the atomic bombing of Nagasaki
International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples
Wednesday August 10
MOSCOW. Meeting of Russian President Vladimir Putin and Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan.
PHILIPPINES. 10-12 August. Japanese visit by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida to discuss security issues in the Asia-Pacific region. Meetings with President Rodrigo Duterte and Foreign Minister Perfecto Yasaem.
Demolished Second Temple in Jerusalem (70 AD)
Thursday August 11
ZAMBIA. Presidential and parliamentary elections.
O. Peleliu. Palau. August 11-12. Part of the exercise "Pacific Partnership". Participants include the US military sailors, militaries from Japan and other countries. The goal - rendering assistance during natural disasters. Japanese military will land on the island for the first time since World War II.
Date of the Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius was founded
Friday August 12
SOCHI. The meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council.
US annexation of Hawaii date (1898)
Saturday August 13
Curtea de Arges. ROMANIA. Funeral of the wife of the former King Mihai - Ana, died on August 1, Switzerland at the age of 92 years. The first funeral of a royal in the country since 1938.
Sunday August 14
No important events are planned