Foreign visitors in Washington this week include: Monday
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, who meets with President Obama and addresses the annual conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee. Tuesday
Takuya Hattori, president of the Japan Atomic Industrial Forum and former president of Tokyo Electric Power Co. He discusses the March 2011 Japan nuclear disaster in a forum at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
Defense Minister Andres Allamand of Chile, who addresses the Inter-american Dialogue.
Sergei Guriev, a leading Russian economist and a member of Russia’s Council on Science, Education and Technology. He discusses the Russian presidential election with members of the Peterson Institute for International Economics.
Thanos Veremis, a history professor at Greece’s University of Athens, discusses Greek politics in a lecture at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. On Thursday, he joins Photini Tomai, a historian with the Greek Foreign Ministry, at the Wilson Center to discuss the Truman Doctrine and the Marshall Plan. Wednesday
Oleg Kozlovsky, a Russian blogger and co-founder of the Moscowbased Vision of Tomorrow Foundation, discusses the Russian presidential election in a briefing at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. Thursday
Carwyn Jones, the first minister of Wales, who is on a mission to promote Welsh businesses. Friday
Mariano Fernandez, special representative and secretary-general of the U.N. Stabilization Mission in Haiti, addresses the Inter-american Dialogue.