What's happening this week 31/08/15Comments
FRANCE – MIGRANTCRISIS
Calais • French Prime Minister Manuel Valls and Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve visit Calais with EU Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans and Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos.
USA – ARCTIC
Anchorage • US President Barack Obama addresses a meeting on global leadership in the Arctic region.
ITALY – MOSTRA
Venice • 72nd edition of the Venice Film Festival (to the 12.09)
KAZAKHSTAN – LAUNCH
Baikonour • Cosmonaut Sergey Volkov, ESA astronaut Andreas Mogensen, and Aidyn Aimbetov of Kazakhstan launch on a Soyuz flight to the International Space Station.
CHINA – PARADE
Beijing • 70th Anniversary parade commemorating the end of World War II.
FRANCE – FARMERS
Paris • 1000+ tractors in the French capital for demonstration against low prices.
LUXEMBOURG – EU
Luxembourg • Informal EU foreign affairs ministers meeting with the migrant crisis high on agenda.
TURKEY – G20
Antalya • G20 Finance ministers and Central Bank Governors’ two-day meeting.Governors’ two-day meeting.
Of course schedules can change and euronews may not cover all of the events above.