World events scheduled for September 2017
September 1-30, 2017 -- Graphic shows news events in September 2017. Angela Merkel looks likely to win a fourth term in office in Germany’s federal election, the leaders of the five BRICS nations meet in China, and President Trump expects to view prototypes of his controversial border wall with Mexico. A vote on an independent Kurdistan takes place in several Iraqi regions, and EU leaders focus on the bloc’s Digital Single Market (DSM). Pope Francis visits Colombia, India lays the foundation stone of its first high-speed rail line, and a hearing begins in Spain in the Salvador Dali paternity case.
(Story: Julie Mullins)