Tomorrow’s Outlook: 09 September 2013

by admin on September 9, 2013

  • Global: Opening of UN General Assembly.
  • Asia: World Travel and Tourism Council Asia Summit begins in Seoul (to 11SEP).
  • Asia: UN releases study on violence against women in Asia.
  • Europe: Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi expected to travel to several European countries.
  • Brunei: US Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel will visit Brunei to attend meetings with his counterparts in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) (to 11SEP).
  • Gibraltar: National Day, anniversary of vote to reject Spanish sovereignty – 1967.
  • Guinea-Bissau: Independence Day – 1974.
  • Kenya: Deputy President William Ruto will go on trial for crimes against humanity.
  • Korean Peninsula: South Korea and the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) will hold the second meeting of the joint committee on Sept. 10 to discuss reopening of the Kaesong industrial complex.
  • Myanmar: International telecoms executives to gather in Naypyidaw for conference on challenges facing Myanmar (to 11SEP).
  • Pakistan: Former military ruler Pervez Musharraf ordered to appear in court in connection with the death of Baluch rebel leader Nawaz Akbar Bugti in 2006.
  • Russia: Russian FM Sergei Lavrov will meet with Libyan FM Mohamed Abdelaziz in Moscow to discuss the situation in Syria and Egypt, and the case of Russian citizens detained in Libya.
  • United States: President Obama will address Americans in a live television address.

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