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---------------------------------------------------------------- This Diary is filed daily. ** Indicates new events ---------------------------------------------------------------- THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7 ** BRUSSELS – Artsakh President Bako Sahakyan visits Belgium. ** OMSK, Russia - Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev to attend a Russian-Kazakh regional cooperation conference in Omsk, meet Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. - 0930 GMT ** MOEDLAREUTH, Germany - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visits Germany to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and to meet his German counterpart Heiko Maas to discuss foreign policy 1030 GMT. ** ALGERIA – Tunisia's Prime Minister Youssef Chahed on a day-long official visit to Algeria. SCHWYZ, PRAGUE, PARIS – Tajikistan's President, Emomali Rahmon, visits Switzerland, the Czech Republic and France (to Nov 12) BEIJING – Prime Minister of Jamaica Andrew Holness to visit China (to Nov.9). BEIJING - President of France Emmanuel Macron visits China (Final Day). DELHI – Finland Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto to pay a four-day visit to India (Final Day).
MOSCOW - Defence Minister of India Rajnath Singh to visit Moscow on Tuesday to meet his Russian counterpart, Sergei Shoigu, and Industry Minister, Denis Manturov (Final Day) KAMPALA – President of South Sudan Salva Kiir Mayardit to attend a meeting in Kampala, Uganda. BERLIN - German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg for talks in Berlin - 1500 GMT. BRUSSELS - Euro zone finance ministers meet for monthly talks - 1400 GMT. TIRANA, Albania - 2019 OECD/IOPS Global Forum on Private Pensions (to Nov. 8) BRUSSELS – Eurogroup meeting.
** ATLANTA, United States - U.S. President Donald Trump delivers remarks in Atlanta to the Black Voices for Trump Coalition and other African American supporters of his re-election. - 2000 GMT VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis meets Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda at the Vatican. - 0930 GMT. BERLIN - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak to reporters ahead of their meeting at Berlin's chancellery. - 1400 GMT BERLIN - EU President Ursula von der Leyen to give a speech on The Situation in Europe, with opening remarks by German Chancellor Angela Merkel. - 1800 GMT
BERLIN - U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks at an event commemorating the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. - 0945 GMT BRUSSELS - EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council meeting. - - - - - - - - - SUNDAY NOVEMBER 10
** BERLIN - French President Emmanuel Macron dines with his German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who holds a largely ceremonial role, at Berlin's Schloss Bellevue castle. - 1700 GMT ATHENS - Chinese President Xi Jinping visits Greece (to Nov 12). - - - - - - - - - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 11 ** WASHINGTON – India's Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal will travel to the US (to Nov 12).
** BRUSSELS - EU foreign affairs ministers meet in Brussels to discuss Venezuela, Turkey and northern Syria, Afghanistan and Sudan. - 0700 GMT ROME - German Chancellor Angela Merkel pays a short visit to Rome, Italy. PASSAU, Germany - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz speaks at an event organised by a regional newspaper in the Bavarian town of Passau. - 1700 GMT.
BRUSSELS – EU Foreign Affairs Council meeting. SANTIAGO, Chile - Heads of states from participants in the year-long Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum gather for final meeting (to Nov. 17).
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** VIENNA - Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen meets Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko - 1100 GMT BRASILIA, Brazil - The BRICS group of leading emerging economies Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa holds it annual summit in Brasilia.
VIENNA - OECD Economic Surveys: Austria 2019. YANGON, Myanmar – 9th Anniversary of release of Myanmar's Detained Opposition Leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, from house arrest. WASHINGTON D.C. - President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan to pay an official visit to Washington and meet with U.S. President Donald Trump. - - - - - - - - - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14 ATHENS - EU Commissioner Margaritis Schinas, Greece's central banker, prime ministers of Greece, Bulgaria, Romania, Albania and energy ministers are expected to attend the Thessaloniki Summit 2019. (to Nov 15)
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15 HAVANA - Spain's King Felipe and Queen Letizia begin their first state visit to Cuba where they will attend the celebrations of Havana's 500 years of founding. BRUSSELS - EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council (Budget) meeting.
GLOBAL - International day for tolerance. - - - - - - - - - SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17
WELLINGTON - Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall visit New Zealand (to Nov. 23). BELARUS - Belarusian Chamber of Representatives election. SRI LANKA -Referendum election. - - - - - - - - - MONDAY, NOVEMBER 18 VUKOVAR, Croatia – 28th anniversary of Vukovar massacre. On Nov. 18, 1991, Serb militia and Yugoslav army troops who refused to accept Croatia's Independence captured the once prosperous, ethnically mixed town on the banks of the Danube, after reducing it to rubble in a brutal three-month siege. - - - - - - - - -
- - - - - - - - - THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21 GLOBAL - World Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Day.
BANGKOK - Pope Francis meets Thai king Vajiralongkorn during his official visit to Thailand. BRUSSELS - EU Foreign Affairs Council (Trade) meeting. BANGKOK - Pope Francis attends welcome ceremony by Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha and will give a speech on the second day of his visit.
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SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23 TOKYO – Pope Francis will visit Japan, during which time he will go to Hiroshima and Nagasaki as well as Tokyo (to Nov. 26). - - - - - - - - - SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24 TOKYO - Pope Francis departs for Nagasaki to speak at the Atomic Bomb Hypocenter Park and hold a Holy Mass - 2200 GMT.
TOKYO - Pope Francis arrives in Tokyo from Hiroshima ahead of his Tokyo agenda, including meeting Emperor Naruhito and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe - 1310 GMT. SWITZERLAND – Referendum election. - - - - - - - - -
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 25 GLOBAL - International day for the elimination of violence against women. TOKYO - Pope Francis to meet Japanese Emperor Naruhito
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MUMBAI, India - 11th anniversary of a series of devastating attacks on the Indian city by militants. The attacks, which began on Nov. 26, 2008 lasted nearly three days and left 174 people dead, including nine gunmen. - - - - - - - - -
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 27 STRASBOURG, France - President of the EU Commission Ursula von der Leyen gives a speech in Strasbourg, ahead of the crucial vote from EU lawmakers on her college of commissioners - 0800 GMT.
- - - - - - - - - SUNDAY DECEMBER 1 KUWAIT CITY, MUSCAT - The Duke of Cambridge is to make a solo visit to Kuwait and Oman (to Dec. 4). - - - - - - - - - MONDAY DECEMBER 2 TIRANA – President of the European Parliament David Sassoli to travel to Tirana, Albania (to Dec 03). - - - - - - - - - TUESDAY, DECEMBER 3 LONDON - NATO Heads of State and Government will meet in London (to Dec. 4).
VIENNA - 177th Meeting of the OPEC Conference - - - - - - - - -
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6 VIENNA - 7th OPEC and non-OPEC Ministerial Meeting - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - NOTE: The inclusion of diary items does not necessarily mean that Reuters will file a story based on the event.
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