EU – MIGRANT CRISIS
Brussels • European Union interior ministers hold an extraordinary meeting to discuss the European Commission’s new proposals to tackle the migrant crisis.
SWITZERLAND – FIFA
Zurich • Swiss Attorney General Michael Lauber and U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch hold a news conference on their investigations into soccer corruption, which has rocked world football’s governing body FIFA.
HUNGARY – MIGRANTS
Budapest • Hungary’s government is expected to hold a meeting to discuss proposals by the interior ministry to declare a “state of crisis due to mass migration” as of September 15.
EU – UNHCR
Brussels • European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker hosts UN High Commissioner for refugees António Guterres for talks on the migrant crisis.
UN – GENERAL ASSEMBLY
New York • Opening of the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly
UK – LABOUR
Bristol • Newly-elected Labour party leader to address the annual meeting of the Trades Union Congress, three days after the vote is released
USA – DEBATE
Simi Valley, California • Republican presidential candidates hold the second televised debate of the 2016 campaign season at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.
HUNGARY – EU
Budapest • European Commissioner for Migration Dimitris Avramopoulos visits Hungary.
GERMANY – AUTO
Frankfurt • Opening of this year’s motor show, one of the biggest fairs on the industry calendar (to 27)
EUROPE – OPEN DAYS
Various • European Heritage Days (and Sunday)
CUBA – POPE
Havana • Pope Francis begins a four day visit to Cuba
GREECE – VOTE
Various • Greece holds a snap general election