Two Weeks Ahead – 29 March 2015

by TRG Alerts Admin on March 29, 2015

Two Weeks Ahead (30MAR-12APR)

Produced by the Rendon Group

KEY UPCOMING EVENTS & ANNIVERSARIES

  • ISRAEL AND PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES: Hague-based ICC jurisdiction to open cases on serious crimes committed in the Palestinian territories (01APR)
  • SUDAN: Presidential and National Assembly elections (02APR)
  • UNITED STATES: Anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. – 1968 (04APR)
  • SENEGAL: Independence Day (04APR)
  • SYRIA: Moscow to host negotiations between Syria’s government and opposition (06APR to 09APR)
  • RWANDA:  Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Rwanda Genocide – 2004 (07APR)
  • GLOBAL: World Health Day (07APR)
  • GLOBAL: Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama (10APR to 11APR)

KEY RELIGIOUS HOLIDAYS

  • Hinduism: Mahavir Jayanti (02APR)
  • Christianity: Maudy Thursday (02APR), Good Friday (03APR), Holy Saturday (04APR), Easter Sunday (05APR), Easter Monday (06APR)
  • Judaism: Passover (03APR to 11APR)

Monday, March 30, 2015

  • Japan and India: Japanese Defense Minister Gen Nakatani and his Indian counterpart Manohar Parrikar to meet in Tokyo
  • Sierra Leone: Country’s schools to be opened for the first time after Ebola outbreak
  • Tibet and India: Anniversary of the Dalai Lama escaping to India – 1959
  • Ukraine: EU head Juncker and foreign policy chief Mogherini to visit

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

  • Nothing to report

Wednesday, April 01, 2015

  • Europe Region: European Commission to discuss Russian natural gas supplies to Ukraine and gas transit to European countries
  • Iran: Islamic Republic Day – 1980
  • Israel and Palestinian Territories: Hague-based ICC jurisdiction to open cases on serious crimes committed in the Palestinian territories
  • Singapore: Cyber Security Agency of Singapore to be established

Thursday, April 02, 2015

  • Bosnia: Anniversary of the start of the Bosnian War – 1992
  • Argentina and Great Britain: Anniversary of the Falklands War/Malvinas Day – 1982
  • Lebanon: Presidential election session to be conducted for 21st time
  • Sudan: Presidential and National Assembly elections
  • Hinduism: Mahavir Jayanti – 599 BCE
  • Christianity: Maundy Thursday

Friday, April 03, 2015

  • Global: First call made on a mobile telephone – 1973
  • Guinea: Second Republic Day – 1984
  • Christianity: Good Friday
  • Judaism: Passover begins

Saturday, April 04, 2015

  • Global: UN International Day of Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action
  • Global: Anniversary of the creation of NATO – 1948
  • Angola: Angolan Peace Day, commemorates end of Angolan Civil War – 2002
  • China: Tomb Sweeping Day
  • Senegal: Independence Day – 1960
  • Pakistan: Anniversary of former PM Zulfikar Ali Bhutto hanged – 1979
  • United States: Anniversary of the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr. – 1968
  • Christianity: Holy Saturday

Sunday, April 05, 2015

  • Chile: Anniversary of the Battle of Maipú, solidifying Chilean independence- 1818
  • Christianity: Easter Sunday

Monday, April 06, 2015

  • Syria: Moscow to host negotiations between Syria’s government and opposition (to 09APR)
  • Christianity: Easter Monday

Tuesday, April 07, 2015

  • Global: World Health Day
  • Egypt: Sham el Nessim
  • Kyrgyzstan: Anniversary of Kyrgyzstan protests that overthrew government – 2010
  • Rwanda: Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Rwanda Genocide – 2004

Wednesday, April 08, 2015

  • Japan and Palau: Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko’s trip to the West Pacific island nation of Palau
  • Russia and Greece: Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras will visit Russia

Thursday, April 09, 2015

  • Georgia: Anniversary Georgia Independence from USSR – 1991
  • India and France: Indian PM Modi to visit France (to 12APR)
  • Iraq: Baghdad Liberation Day
  • Jamaica and United States: President Obama to visit Jamaica
  • North Korea: The third session of the 13th Supreme People’s Assembly, North Korea’s parliament, will convene
  • Tunisia: Tunisian ‘Martyrs Day’, commemorates a 1938 massacre of nationalists by French troops – 1938

Friday, April 10, 2015

  • Global: Summit of the Americas in Panama City, Panama (to 11APR)

Saturday, April 11, 2015

  • Judaism: Last Day of Pesach (Passover)

Sunday, April 12, 2015

  • Philippines: Philippines Independence Day

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