- Daily Brief
- December 7, 2019
Catalonia’s regional parliament meets to discuss an independence referendum.
Vladimir Putin reviews the year’s major events with the senior government figures
Venezuelans protest as the government plans on withdrawing the 100 bolivar bill – the country’s largest.
Turkey’s parliament begins debating President Erdogan’s constitutional reforms.
DR Congo leader Joseph Kabila announces he’ll stay on after his term formally expires.
China seizes US drone operating in the South China Sea and Venezuela’s government announces the withdrawal of the country’s largest bill.
Zimbabwe’s ruling party wraps up its congress and developments in the EU’s Brexit strategy.
European Council summit, Turkey relations discussed and the UN Security Council pushes for lasting ceasefire in Syria.
Putin and Abe discuss warming ties and Canada votes on increasing its UN involvement
Rex Tillerson tapped for Secretary of State, President of Libya’s Tobruk-based parliament visits Moscow and the US Federal Reserve hikes rates.
US, Japan and S. Korea hold trilateral talks on N. Korea, Trump disrupts US-China relations, and a Russian energy delegation visits Tehran
New Zealand gets a new PM, Indonesia’s President Widodo visits India and the EU Foreign Affairs Council meets.