Geopolitical forecast July 25-31

24.07.2016
July 25 Monday
 
North America
 
NEW YORK. USA. The UN Security Council will hold its monthly meeting on the humanitarian situation in Syria.
PHILADELPHIA. USA. July 25-28. The Democratic Party National Convention, which chooses the official candidate of the party in the forthcoming presidential election. The speeches  of Bernie Sanders and Michelle Obama are scheduled for the first day.
 
Pacific
 
Vientiane. LAOS. 25-26 July. Visit of Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov. Lavrov will take part in the meetings of the Foreign Ministers of the ASEAN countries and the states - members of the East Asia Summit, as well as in the 23rd  ASEAN Regional Forum on security.
VETYAN. LAOS. 25-26 July. The visit of US Secretary of State John Kerry.
Vientiane. LAOS. The meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the ASEAN countries.
 
The Islamic world
 
Nouakchott. MAURITANIA. 25-26 July. The Summit of the Arab League.
 
Tuesday June 26
 
Eurasia
 
Moldova. The visit of the OSCE chairman, Foreign Minister of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
 
Europe
 
BUDAPEST. HUNGARY. The visit of the Austrian Chancellor, Christian Kern.
GENEVA. SWITZERLAND. A trilateral meeting of the Russian Federation - United States - The UN on Syria at the level of foreign ministries of the two countries and the special envoy Staffan de Mistura.
 
North America
 
NEW YORK. USA. Consultations on the UN Security Council for a political settlement in Syria. Report by the Special Envoy of the Secretary General, Staffan de Mistura.
PHILADELPHIA. USA. The second day of the Democratic National Convention. Speech of Bill Clinton.
WASHINGTON. USA. 26-27 July. Meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee of the US Federal Reserve.
 
Pacific
 
Vientiane. LAOS. The 6th meeting of foreign ministers of countries - participants of the East Asia Summit and the 23rd ASEAN Regional Security Forum. Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov participates.
MANILA. PHILIPPINES. 26-27 July. The visit of US Secretary of State John Kerry.
 
Wednesday July 27
 
Eurasia
 
MINSK. BELARUS. Meeting of the Contact Group to resolve the situation in Ukraine.
 
KISHINEV. Moldova. Parliament will consider a draft resolution on the resignation of the government.
 
KIEV. UKRAINE. 27-28 July. Ukrainian procession for peace and vigil in honor of the baptism of Rus.
 
Europe
 
KRAKOW. POLAND. 27-31 July. The visit of the Roman Pope Francis. He will take part in the events of XXXI World Youth Days.
GENEVA. SWITZERLAND. 27-28 July. The meeting of the General Council of the World Trade Organization.
 
North America
 
PHILADELPHIA. USA. The third day Democratic National Convention. Speeches by President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden are scheduled.
 
Thursday July 28
 
Eurasia
Baptism of Rus Day
 
BAKU. AZERBAIJAN. The country's Constitutional Court will consider the legality of the referendum of the project "On Amendments to the Constitution," directed by President Ilham Aliyev. The document envisages an increase in the presidential term to seven years, lifting the age limit (35 years) for the presidential candidates, the introduction of the post of first vice-president and vice-presidents, and others.
 
North America
 
USA. Philadelphia. Fourth day of the Democratic National Convention. Statement by Hillary Clinton.
 
Latin America
 
PERU. The inauguration of President-elect Pedro Pablo Kuczynski.
 
Friday July 29
 
Eurasia
 
Gyumri. Armenia. Scheduled meeting of the regional court in the territory of the 102nd Russian military base in the case of a Russian serviceman Valery Permyakov, accused of killing a Avetisyan family.
MINSK. BELARUS. Visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
 
Saturday July 30
 
The Islamic world
 
TUNISIA. Parliament is to vote on the issue of a vote of confidence in the government.
 
Sunday July 31
 
Eurasia
 
Russia. Day of Military Fleet
 
Pacific
 
TOKYO. JAPAN. Mayoral elections