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Foreign visitors in Washington this week include:


• Pavel Khodorkovsky, executive director of the Institute of Modern Russia and son of Mikhail Khodorkovsky; Dmitry Muratov, editor-in-chief of the Russian newspaper, the Novaya Gazeta, and Cyril Tuschi, a German film director. They attend the screening of a documentary film about the political persecution of Mikhail Khodorkovsky.


• Prince Charles of Britain, who meets President Obama and addresses Georgetown University on sustainable agriculture over a two-day visit.

• Irina Bokova, director-general of UNESCO, who meets with Washington journalists to mark World Press Freedom Day.

• Sergio Berensztein, an Argentine political scientist, and Hernan Charosky, executive director of the Argentine civil society group Citizen Power. They discuss the campaign for October’s presidential and legislative elections in a briefing at the Inter-American Dialogue.


• Ziad Abu Zayyad, editor of the Palestine-Israel Journal and a member of the Palestinian National Council. He addresses the American Task Force on Palestine.

• Fouad Sinoura, former primer minister of Lebanon, who addresses the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.


• Sergio Bitar and Cecilia Velez, both former ministers of education of Colombia. They discuss education in Latin America in a briefing at the Inter-American Dialogue.

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