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FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 4

** WELLINGTON – New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern holds press conference to discuss coronavirus restrictions in Auckland lockdown ** PARIS – French President Emmanuel Macron meets with Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara at the presidential palace in the Elysee in Paris.

** NEW YORK CITY – Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias will meet with UN Antonio Guterres in New York. ** WARSAW – Slovak, Polish, Czech and Hungarian finance ministers will hold a joint press conference in Warsaw as they adopt a declaration on further dialogue and economic cooperation. – 12h00 GMT

WASHINGTON D C – Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic and Kosovo Prime Minister Avdullah Hoti meet at the White House (last day). MOSCOW – Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh is traveling to Russia to attend a crucial meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and to speak with his Russian counterpart Sergey Shoigu on strengthening bilateral defense cooperation ( until September 5). MOSCOW – Azerbaijani Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov will arrive in Moscow on Thursday for a working visit to participate in the meetings of defense ministers of the member states of the Commonwealth of Independent States and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (until ‘to September 6).

NEW DELHI – US Vice President Mike Pence, Stephen Biegun, Assistant Secretary of the US Department of State, along with India’s Senior Ministers including Foreign Minister S. Jaishankar, Trade Minister Piyush Goyal, Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan, will speak during a week-long virtual event hosted by the United States-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF) (last day) VENICE, Italy – Venice International Film Festival 2020 (until 12 September). SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 5

MUNICH, Germany – 48th anniversary of the attack on the Israeli Olympic team by Palestinian gunmen, killing 11 Israelis. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 6 INDIA / BANGLADESH – 9th anniversary of a pact to end a 40-year dispute over the demarcation of the border between India and Bangladesh.

BOLIVIA – Presidential election.

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MONDAY 7 SEPTEMBER BRUSSELS – EU Foreign Policy Chief Josep Borrell and EU Special Envoy Miroslav Lajcak meet Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic and Kosovo Prime Minister Avdullah Hoti for the final round talks aimed at ending years of tension between Balkan neighbors. – 8:00 GMT

LONDON – Brexit talks in London (until September 11) – – – – – – – – –

TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 8

** NICOSIA – Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will visit Cyprus.

LJUBLJANA – Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz will meet Slovenian Prime Minister Janez Jansa.

BEIRUT – Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte visits Lebanon after the devastating explosion in the port of Beirut on August 4.

BRUSSELS – European Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans speaks at an online event on the green recovery of the transport sector. – 1500 GMT

LITHUANIA – Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg and Minister of Defense Frank Bakke-Jensen will visit Lithuania.

EGYPT – Election to the Egyptian Senate

BRUSSELS – Brussels Economic Forum (by videoconference)

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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, VIENNA – The new chairman of the Eurogroup of euro area finance ministers, Ireland Paschal Donohoe, takes part in a lively discussion on the fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic and the future of the Eurogroup with Austrian Finance Minister Gernot Bluemel. – 10:30 am GMT – – – – – – – – –

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 11

BERLIN – German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier welcomes his Croatian counterpart Zoran Milanovic with military honors at Bellevue Palace in Berlin. – 8:00 GMT

IRAN, Islamic Republic of – Election of the Iranian Islamic Consultative Assembly UNITED STATES – 19th anniversary of the September 11 attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon. BRUSSELS – Meeting of the Eurogroup. BERLIN – EU Informal Meeting of Economic and Financial Affairs Ministers (until 12 September). – – – – – – – – –

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 12

ATHENS – Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis delivers his annual speech on the state of the country’s economy.

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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

VIENNA – United Nations IAEA, Board of Governors meeting (September 18).

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TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 15

GLOBAL – International Day of Democracy.

GUATEMALA – 199th anniversary of independence.

EL SALVADOR – 199th anniversary of independence.

COSTA RICA – 199th anniversary of independence.

HONDURAS – 199th anniversary of independence.

NICARAGUA – 199th anniversary of independence. – – – – – – – – –

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 16

PARIS – The OECD updates the economic outlook for the G20 economies. – – – – – – – – –

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 19 New Zealand – Referendum election.

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MONDAY SEPTEMBER 21

** BRUSSELS – EU Foreign Ministers meet to discuss developments related to China, Turkey and Russia.

VIENNA – 64th IAEA General Conference (until September 25). BRUSSELS – EU trade ministers hold an informal meeting in Berlin to discuss current trade issues, from transatlantic relations to the World Trade Organization.

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TUESDAY 22 SEPTEMBER

BRASILIA – Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro will open the high-level segment of the United Nations General Assembly which will be a virtual meeting this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic with pre-recorded video speeches from heads of state.

NEW YORK CITY – World leaders participate in the 75th annual high-level segment of the United Nations General Assembly (until September 28).

BRUSSELS – Meeting of the General Affairs Council of the EU. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 24 FALKLAND ISLANDS (Islas Malvinas) – Referendum election. BRUSSELS – Special meeting of the European Council (until September 25). BISSAU – Guinea-Bissau celebrates the 47th anniversary of the independence of Portugal. BRUSSELS – Meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council.

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MONDAY SEPTEMBER 28 WORLD – World Rabies Day.

SEOUL – South Korea marks the 66th anniversary of Seoul’s recovery from North Korea during the Korean War. BRUSSELS on Brexit in Brussels (until October 2).

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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

BRUSSELS – Meeting of the Competitiveness Council of the EU (Research and Innovation).

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WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 30 TORONTO – Canada hosts the World Circular Economy Forum in Toronto.

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SUNDAY 4 OCTOBER KYRGYZSTAN – Election of the Kyrgyz Supreme Council. NEW CALEDONIA – Referendum election. – – – – – – – – –

MONDAY 5 OCTOBER BERLIN – Informal meeting of the meeting of EU energy ministers (until 6 October). BRUSSELS – Meeting of the Eurogroup.

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TUESDAY 6 OCTOBER LUXEMBOURG – Meeting of the EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council. – – – – – – – – –

WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 7 HANOI – Vietnam hosts ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting in Hanoi. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY 8 OCTOBER Luxembourg – Meeting of the Justice and Home Affairs Council of the EU (as of 09 October) – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY 11 OCTOBER

TAJIKISTAN – Election of the President – – – – – – – – –

MONDAY 12 OCTOBER BRUSSELS – Meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council.

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TUESDAY 13 OCTOBER LUXEMBOURG – Meeting of the General Affairs Council of the EU. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY 15 OCTOBER

BRUSSELS – European Council arrives for two-day summit (until October 16)

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SATURDAY OCTOBER 17

NEW ZEALAND – Referendum election. – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18 GUINEA – Referendum election. – – – – – – – – –

THURSDAY 22 OCTOBER

SEYCHELLES – Election of the president – – – – – – – – –

SUNDAY 25 OCTOBER CHILE – Referendum election. – – – – – – – – –

MONDAY, OCTOBER 26 KUALA LUMPUR – Finance ministers of APEC countries meet to discuss regional macroeconomic and financial issues as well as national and regional financial policy priorities at APEC finance ministers meeting in Malaysia (until October 28) – – – – – – – – –

SATURDAY 31 OCTOBER GEORGIA – Election of the Georgian Parliament. – – – – – – – – –

TUESDAY 03 NOVEMBER ** United States of America – Election to the United States House of Representatives.

** Palau – Election to the Palau Senate.

** Puerto Rico – Election to the Puerto Rican House of Representatives.

** United States of America – Election to the United States Senate.

** Puerto Rico – Election of the Puerto Rican Senate.

** Puerto Rico – Election of Puerto Rican Governor.

** United States of America – Election of President.

** Palau – Election of the House of Delegates of Palau.

** Palau – Election to the Palau Senate.

** Guam – Election of the Legislative Assembly of Guam. BRUSSELS – Meeting of the Eurogroup.

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WEDNESDAY 04 NOVEMBER BRUSSELS – EU Meeting of Economic and Financial Affairs Ministers

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