Winter Video games
February 9, South Korea: Begin of the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang towards the backdrop of tensions with North Korea over its nuclear missile programme. The Video games shut on February 25.
The top of the Castro period
February 24, Cuba: Raul Castro steps apart as president, ending almost six a long time of Castro management on the island.
A fourth time period for Putin ?
March 18, Russia: Presidential election at which Vladimir Putin will search a fourth time period.
Voting in Iraq
Could 15, Iraq: Legislative and provincial elections, the primary for the reason that defeat of the Islamic State within the nation.
Royal Wedding ceremony
Could 19, Britain: Prince Harry marries US actress Meghan Markle at Windsor Fort.
July 15, Russia: The ultimate of soccer’s 2018 World Cup, which opens on June 14 in Moscow.
Check for Trump
November 6, United States: Midterm elections, the primary critical electoral check for President Donald Trump.
Venezuela votes in disaster
December, at a date to be confirmed, Venezuela: Presidential election within the nation, which is mired in political and financial disaster.
Local weather, the second of fact
December three, Poland: Begin of the COP24 environmental summit in Katowice, the place key choices are anticipated on the implementation of the Paris local weather accords.
Delayed voting in DRCongo
December 23, Democratic Republic of Congo: Presidential election, two years after the expiry of the time period of outgoing President Joseph Kabila.
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