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Political calendar of Latvia. 20 – 23 June, 2016

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Baltic news, News from Latvia, BNN.LV, BNN-NEWS.COM, BNN-NEWS.RUMonday, 20 June:

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers Committee. During the meeting, officials will discuss the plan for the realization of the Main directions for Latvia’s media policy in 2016-2020.

-President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis attends the formal rank award ceremony to General Ivo Mogiļnijs.

-End of the Saeima’s spring session. The autumn session will begin 2 September.

-O.Kalpaks Riga Traditional Applied Arts Elementary School hosts the forum ‘Education for development 2016’.

-Latvian National Defence Academy hosts a presentation of a study on the possibility of destabilization of society in Latvia by the Centre for Strategic Studies and Security.

-Meeting of the Advisory Council on Integration of Citizens of Third Countries will be held at the Safe House shelter.

-Former US ambassador to NATO Kurt Walker to read a lecture at Latvia’s National Library titled ‘Why is safety of Baltics important to America’.

-Foreign Affairs Minister Edgars Rinkevics participates in a meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council in Luxembourg.

-Environmental Protection and Regional Development Minister Kaspars Gerhards participates in a meeting of environmental ministers council.

-Meeting of the Saeima Praesidium.

-Meeting of the Coalition Parties Council.

Tuesday, 21 June:

-President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis presents credentials to Latvia’s ambassador in Israel Elita Gavele and Bulgarian ambassador in Latvia Emil Savov Yalnazov. The President will also meet with the Commander of French Armed Forces, General Pierre de Villiers.

-Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis hosts a meeting of the Council for Demographic Affairs.

-A delegation from Slovakia, which is currently preparing for presidency over the EU Council, visits the Saeima.

-Meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers.

Wednesday, 22 June:

-Prime Minister Maris Kucinskis hosts a meeting of the Crime Prevention Council.

-President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis and his wife Iveta Vejone visit the Herb Market at Dome Square.

Thursday, 23 June:

– President of Latvia Raimonds Vejonis and his wife Iveta Vejone attend an open-air performance of the Latvian National Theatre ‘Tailors’ Days in Silmači’.

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