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New Heads of State, Governors and Other Leaders in 2020



12/31/20      update to U.S. govt.: DHS: ICE (Dir.)
12/30/20      updates to Burkina Faso (PM), Anguilla (Gov.)
12/29/20      update to Ukraine prov.: Cherkasy (Gov.)
12/28/20      update to French Guiana (Pref.)
12/24/20      updates to Moldova (Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Ivano-Frankivs'k (Gov.), U.S. govt.:
                Justice Dept. (Attny. Gen.)
12/23/20      updates to Romania (PM), Bosnia-Hercegovnia: Brčko (Mayor), U.S. govt.: SEC
                (Chair.)
12/21/20      update to Wallis and Futuna (Admin.-Sup.)
12/18/20      update to Ukraine prov.: Zaporizhzhya (Gov.)
12/17/20      update to Armenia prov.: Lori (Gov.)
12/15/20      updates to St.-Martin and St. Barths (Pref.)
12/14/20      updates to Bermuda (Gov.), Czech reg.: Karlovarský (Gov.)
12/13/20      update to Eswatini (PM).
12/12/20      update to U.S. city election in El Paso, TX (runoff): former Mayor Oscar Leeser
                (Dem.) wins 79.5% over incumbent Mayor Donald "Dee" Margo (Rep.) at 20.5%.
12/11/20      updates to Lithuania (PM), Danube Com. (Pres.), OSCE (PA Pres.)
12/10/20      updates to Malaysia state: Perak (PM), Bosnia-Hercegovina: Brčko District (Mayor),
                Ukraine prov: Dnipropetrovs'k (Gov.), Armenia prov.: Ararat (Gov.),  U.S.
                city: San Diego (Mayor).
12/09/20      update to Cyprus: Northern Cyprus (PM),
12/08/20      updates to U.S. city: Baltimore (Mayor), Armenia prov.: Syunik (Gov.)
12/07/20      updates to Romania (PM), Ukraine prov.: Zakarpattya (Gov.)
12/05/20      update to India terr.: Lakshadweep (Admin.)
12/04/20      updates to Montenegro (PM), India terr.: Lakshadweep (Admin.), Panama comarca:
                Naso Tjër Di, and OSCE (Secy.-gen.)
12/03/20      updates to China prov.: Gansu (Gov.), Peru reg.: Áncash (Pres.), Ukraine prov.:
                Kherson, Khmel'nyts'kyy (Gov.)
12/02/20      update to China prov.: Sichuan (Gov.)
12/01/20      update to Pakistan prov.: Gilgit-Baltistan (PM).
11/28/20      update to Ethiopia reg.: Tigray (Pres.)
11/27/20      updates to French Guiana (Pref.), Ukraine prov.: Kharkiv, Odesa (Gov.)
11/25/20      updates to China prov.: Jilin (Gov.), Ukraine prov.: Mykolayiv (Gov.)
11/24/20      updates to Portugal reg.: Azores (PM), Russia rep.: Dagestan (PM), Ukraine prov.:
                Khmel'nyts'kyy (Gov.), China prov.: Guizhou (Gov.)
11/23/20      update to Ukraine prov.: Sumy (Gov.)
11/20/20      updates to Bosnia-Hercegovina (Pres.), Serbian Orthodox Church (Patr.)
11/18/20      updates to Peru (PM), Czech reg.: Vysočina (Gov.), Russia admin.: Mordovia (Pres.)
                     and Belgorod (Gov.)
11/17/20      updates to Peru (Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Mykolayiv (Gov.), U.S. city: Miami-Dade
                County (Mayor).
11/16/20      updates to Czech reg.: Středočeský, Ústecký (Gov.)
11/15/20      update to Peru (Pres.)
11/14/20      update to Kyrgyzstan (Pres.)
11/13/20      updates to Kosovo (KFOR Cmdr.), Ethiopia reg.: Tigray (Pres.)
11/12/20      updates to Belize (PM), Czech Rep. reg.: Plzeňský (Gov.)
11/11/20      updates to Bahrain (PM), Peru (PM), Czech Rep. reg.: Jihomoravský (Gov.)
11/10/20      updates to Peru (Pres.), Czech Rep. reg.: Zlínský (Gov.)
11/09/20      updates to Japan pref.: Toyama (Gov.), Russia admin.: Uralskiy (Plenp.), Ukraine
                prov.: Ivano-Frankivs'k, Odesa (Gov.), U.S. govt.: Defense Dept. (Secy.)
11/08/20      updates to Bolivia (Pres.), Order of Malta (SMOM) (Grand Master).
11/05/20      updates to Kosovo (Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Kharkiv (Gov.)
11/04/20      update to Congo (DRC) prov.: Kasaď Central (Gov.), IPU (Pres.)
11/03/20      updates to Congo (DRC) prov.: Kwango, Maď-Ndombe (Gov.), Czech Rep reg.: Jihočeský
                (Gov.); United States election results - in the Presidential election former
                Vice President Joseph "Joe" R. Biden (Dem.) wins 306 Electoral votes from 25
                states (including 1 from Nebraska) and District of Columbia with 51.3% of the
                vote from 81.3 million votes, defeating incumbent President Donald J. Trump
                (Rep.) who wins 232 Electoral votes from 25 states (including 1 from Maine) with
                46.9% from 74.2 million votes, and Jo Jorgensen (f)(Libt.) wins about 1.2%,
                Howie Hawkins (Grn./Socialist) 0.25%, Write-in votes 0.11%, Rocky De La Fuente
                (Alliance Party/Reform) 0.06%, Gloria LaRiva (f)(Socialism and Liberation)
                0.05%, Kanye West (Birthday Party) 0.04%, Don Blankenship (Const.) 0.04%, Brock
                Pierce (Independence) 0.03%, and Brian T. Carroll (American Solidarity) 0.02%;
              U.S. Congress: In elections to all 435 seats in the House of Representatives,
                and to 35 of 100 seats in the Senate, the Democrats retain a smaller majority in
                the House and the Senate balance tied 50-50. In House of Representatives the
                Democrats retain control with 222 seats and the Republicans will have 213 seats
                (the previous balance was 235 Dem. vs. 198 Rep.)(in Georgia 1 seat went to a
                1 Dec 2020 runoff won by Dem. and 1 Louisiana House seat went to a 5 Dec 2020
                runoff won by Rep.); while in the U.S. Senate will be composed of 50 Republicans
                and 50 Democrats (including 2 independents who caucus with them)(the previous
                balance was 53 Rep. vs. 47 Dem.)(in Georgia 2 Senate seats went to a runoff on 5
                Jan 2021 both won by the Dem.);
                Party abbreviations: Dem = Democrat, Rep. = Republican, Grn. = Green Party,
                Const. = Constitution,
Ind. = Independent, Libt. = Libertarian, Prog. =
                Progressive;
              Governor elections:
              - Delaware: incumbent Gov. John Carney (Dem.)
is re-elected over Julianne E.
                  Murray (f)(Rep.), Kathy DeMatteis (f)(Independent Party of Delaware) and John
                  Machurek (Libt.), 59.5%-38.6%-1.2%-0.66%;
              - Indiana:
incumbent Gov. Eric Holcomb (Rep.) is re-elected over Woodrow "Woody"
                  Myers, Jr. (Dem.) and Donald G. Rainwater II (Libt.), 56.6%-32%-11.4%;
              - Missouri:
incumbent Gov. Michael "Mike" Parson (Rep.) is re-elected over Auditor
                  Nicole Galloway (f)(Dem.), Rik Combs (Libt.) and Jerome Bauer (Grn.), 57.2%-
                  40.6%-1.6%-0.6%;
              - Montana: Congressman Greg Gianforte (Rep.) defeats
Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney (Dem.)
                  and Lyman Bishop (Libt.), 54.1%-42.1%-3.8%;
              - New Hampshire:
incumbent Gov. Chris Sununu (Rep.) is re-elected over Dan Feltes
                  (Dem.) and Darryl W. Perry (Libt.), 65.2%-33.4%-1.4%;
              - North Carolina:
incumbent Gov. Roy A. Cooper (Dem.) is re-elected over Lt. Gov.
                  Dan Forest (Rep.), Steven DiFiore II (Libt.) and Al Pisano (Const.), 51.5%-
                  47.1%-1.1%-0.4%;
              - North Dakota:
incumbent Gov. Doug Burgum (Rep.) is re-elected over Shelley
                  Lenz (f)(Dem./NPL) and DuWayne Hendrickson (Libt.), 69.2%-26.7%-4.1%;
              - Utah: Lt. Gov. Spencer J. Cox (Rep.) defeats Chris Peterson (Dem.), Daniel Rhead
                  Cottam (Libt.), Gregory Duerden (Ind. American), about 64.6%-30.5%-3.2%-1.7%;
              - Vermont:
incumbent Gov. Phil Scott (Rep.) is re-elected over David E. Zuckerman
                  (Dem./Prog.), Kevin Hoyt (Ind.), Em Peyton (f)(Truth Matters), Erynn Hazlett
                  Whitney (f)(Ind.), Wayne Billado III (Ind.), Michael A. DeVost (Ind.) and
                  Charly Dickerson (Ind.), 68.8%-27.5%-1.3%-1%-0.5%-0.4%-0.3%-0.3%;
              - Washington: incumbent Gov. Jay R. Inslee (Dem.) is re-elected over Loren Culp
                  (Rep.), 56.9%-43.1%;
              - West Virginia:
incumbent Gov. Jim Justice (Rep.) is re-elected over Ben Salango
                  (Dem.), Erika Kolenich (f)(Libt.), and Daniel Lutz, Jr. (Mountain Pty.),
                       64.9%-30.8%-2.9%-1.5%;
              - American Samoa: Lt. Gov. Lemanu Palepoi Sialega Mauga (Dem.) defeats Gaoteote
                  Palaie Tofau (Ind.), I’aulualo Fa’afetai Talia (Ind.) and Nua Mailo Saoluaga
                  (Rep.), 60.3%-21.9%-12.3%-5.5%;
              - Puerto Rico: Secy. of State Pedro Pierluisi Urrutia (New Progressive [PNP])
                  defeats Carlos Delgado Altieri (Popular Democratic [PDP]), Alexandra Lúgaro
                  Aponte (f)(Citizens' Victory Movement [MVC]), Juan Manuel Dalmau Ramírez
                  (Puerto Rican Independence [PIP]), César Augusto Vázquez Muńiz (Project
                  Dignity) and Eliezer Molina Pérez (Ind.), 32.9%-31.6%-14.2%-13.7%-6.9%-0.7%;
                  and a Statehood referendum votes for U.S. statehood 52.3% Yes to 47.7% No;
              Mayor elections:
                - Baltimore, MD: Brandon M. Scott (Dem.) defeats Bob Wallace (Ind.), Shannon
                    Wright (f)(Rep.) and David Harding (Working Class), 70.5%-20.2%-7.1%-1.7%;
                - El Paso, TX:
ex-Mayor Oscar Leeser (Dem.) leads incumbent Mayor Donald "Dee"
                    Margo (Rep.), Verónica "Vero" Carbajal (f)(Dem.), Carlos Gallinar (Dem.),
                    Dean "Dino" Martinez (Rep.) and Calvin Zielsdorf (Ind.), 42.5%-24.7%-
                    21.9%-7.3%-1.9%-1.6% (Leeser faces Margo in a 12 Dec 2020 runoff);
                - Honolulu, HI (runoff): Rick Blangiardi (Ind.) defeats
Keith Amemiya (Dem.),
                    58.2%-38.8%;                
                - Miami-Dade County, FL (runoff): Daniella Levine Cava (f)(Dem.) defeats Esteban
                    "Steve" Bovo (Rep.), 53.9%-46.03%;
                - Phoenix, AZ: incumbent Mayor Kate Gallego (f)(Dem.) defeats Merissa Hamilton
                    (f)(Rep.), and Tim Seay (Dem.), 60.7%-26.4%-12.5%;
                - Portland, OR (runoff): incumbent Mayor Ted Wheeler (Dem.) is re-elected over
                    Sarah Iannarone (f)(Dem.) and Write-in votes, 46.1%-40.8%-13.2%;
                - Richmond, VA: incumbent Mayor Levar Stoney (Dem.) is re-elected over Alexsis
                    Rodgers (f)(Dem.), Kimberly Gray (f)(Dem.), Justin Griffin (Ind.), Michael
                    Gilbert (Ind.) and Tracey McLean (f)(Dem.), 38.1%-26.4%-25.9%-7.1%-1.3%-1%;
                - San Diego, CA (runoff): Todd Gloria (Dem.) defeats Barbara Bry (f)(Dem.),
                    55.95%-44.05%;
                - Hagĺtńa, GU: incumbent Mayor John Aguon Cruz (Rep.) is re-elected unopposed
                    with 93.7%;
                - San Juan, PR: Miguel Romero (PNP) defeats Manuel Natal Albelo (MVC)
, Rossana
                    López León (f)(PDP), Adrian González Costa (PIP) and Nelson Rosario
                    Rodríguez (Project Dignity), 36.05%-34.6%-23.01%-3.29%-3.08%;
11/02/20      updates to Tanzania: Zanzibar (Pres.), Czech reg.: Královéhradecký (Gov.), Somalia
                state: HirShabelle (Pres.), EBRD (Pres.)
11/01/20      update to ACS (Secy.-gen.)
10/31/20      update to Saint Helena: Tristan da Cunha (Admin.)
10/30/20      updates to Czech Rep reg.: Olomoucký (Gov.), Montenegrin Orthodox Church
                (Metrpol.)
10/29/20      update to Parlacen (Pres.)
10/26/20      updates to Seychelles (Pres.), Venezuela state: Lara (Gov.)
10/23/20      updates to Cyprus: Northern Cyprus (Pres., PM), U.S. city: Anchorage, AK (Mayor).
10/22/20      update to WZO (Chair.)
10/21/20      update to Italy reg.: Valle d'Aosta (Pres.)
10/19/20      update to IPU (Pres.)
10/17/20      update to Swiss canton: Geneva
10/16/20      update to Guernsey (PM).
10/15/20      updates to Kyrgyzstan (Pres.), Italy reg.: Calabria (Pres.)
10/14/20      update to Kyrgyzstan (PM).
10/13/20      updates to Saint-Pierre et Miquelon (Terr. Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Chernihiv (Gov.)
10/12/20      updates to Jordan (PM), French Southern & Antarctic Lands (Admin-Sup.)
10/09/20      update to Kyrgyzstan (PM).
10/08/20      update to Italy reg.: Toscana (Pres.)
10/06/20      updates to Puerto Rico (Oversight Board Chair.), Pakistan: Islamabad FCT (Mayor).
10/05/20      update to Russia rep.: Dagestan (Pres.)
10/02/20      updates to Malaysia: Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya (Mayor), Uzbekistan reg.:
                Karakalpakstan (Chair.)
10/01/20      updates to Belgium (PM), San Marino (Capt.-Reg.), IADB (Pres.), WIPO (Dir.-gen.)
09/30/20      updates to Cook Islands (PM), Italy reg.: Marche (Pres.), Spain reg.: Catalonia
                (Pres.)
09/29/20      updates to Kuwait (Emir), Malaysia state: Sabah (PM).
09/28/20      updates to Togo (PM), Mali (PM).
09/27/20      update to Somalia (PM).
09/25/20      updates to Mali (Pres.), Papua New Guinea reg.: Bougainville (Pres.)
09/23/20      update to Switzerland canton: Glarus.
09/22/20      update to Russia admin.: Belgorod (Gov.)
09/21/20      update to Chile: Magallanes y Antártica Chilena (Inten.)
09/17/20      update to Russia rep.: Bashkortostan (PM).
09/16/20      update to Japan (PM).
09/15/20      updates to Venezuela terr.: Francisco de Miranda (Gov.), United Nations
                (Asmb. Pres.)
09/14/20      update to Russia rep.: Adygeya (PM).
09/10/20      update to U.S. govt.: U.S. ACE (Cmdr.)
09/07/20      update to ECOWAS (Chair.)
09/04/20      updates to China prov.: Zhejiang (Gov.), Myanmar reg.: Kayah (PM).
09/03/20      update to Belarus reg.: Minsk city (Mayor).
09/02/20      update to Tunisia (PM).
09/01/20      updates to Monaco (PM), Belgium prov.: Oost-Vlaaderen, Vlaams-Brabant (Gov.),
                Palau state: Nigwal (Gov.), ECCAS (Pres. Com.), WTO (Dir.-gen.), U.S. govt.:
                ICE (Dir.)
08/31/20      updates to Sri Lanka prov.: North Western, Uva (Gov.)
08/30/20      update to North Macedonia (PM).
08/29/20      update to Georgia reg.: South Ossetia (PM).
08/28/20      updates to Brazil state: Rio de Janeiro (acting Gov.), Ukraine prov.: Cherkasy
                (Gov.)
08/27/20      update to Ukraine prov.: Kirovohrad (Gov.)
08/26/20      update to Canada prov.: Alberta (Lt. gov.)
08/25/20      update to U.S. Mayor election: Tulsa, OK: incumbent Mayor G.T. Bynum (Rep.) wins
                     re-election with 51.9% over Greg Robinson II (Dem.) 28.8%, Ken Reddick (Rep.)
                     13.8%, Ty Walker (Rep.) 2.8%, and Craig Immel (Ind.) 1.9%.
08/24/20      update to Taiwan (ROC) city: Kaohsiung (Mayor).
08/22/20      update to Belarus reg.: Grodno (Gov.)
08/19/20      updates to Canada prov.: Newfoundland (PM), Mali (Pres.), France reg.: Corse
                (Pref.), India states: Goa, Meghalaya (Gov.)
08/18/20      updates to Mali (Pres., PM), Ethiopia reg.: Addis Ababa (Mayor), Săo Tomé e
                Príncipe reg.: Príncipe (Reg. Pres.); U.S. Mayor election: Miami-Dade, FL:
                Esteban "Steve" Bovo (Rep.), Daniella Levine Cava (f)(Dem.), ex-mayor Alex
                Penelas (Dem.), former Miami mayor Xavier Suarez (Ind.), Monique Nicole Barley
                (f)(Dem.), and Ludmilla Domond (f)(Rep.), win 29.4%-28.8%-24.5%-10.5%-5.5%-1.3%
                (a runoff between Bovo and Cava is held on 3 Nov 2020).
08/17/20      update to Venezuela: Distrito Federal (Chief).
08/16/20      update to Dominican Republic (Pres.)
08/13/20      updates to North Korea (PM), Venezuela: Distrito Capital (Chief).
08/12/20      update to BIOT (US Cmdr.)
08/10/20      update to Guadeloupe (Pref.)
08/08/20      update to U.S. Mayor election: Honolulu, HI: Rick Blangiardi (Ind.), Keith
                Amemiya (Dem.), Colleen Hanabusa (f)(Dem.), Kym Pine (f)(Dem.), ex-Mayor Mufi
                Hannemann (Ind.) and William "Bud" Stonebraker (Rep.) win 25.3%-20%-18.2%-14.5%
                -9.8%-6.4% (a runoff between Blangiardi and Amemiya is held on 3 Nov 2020).
08/07/20      updates to India terr.: Jammu and Kashmir (Lt. gov.), U.S. govt. NPS (Dir.)
08/06/20      updates to Mauritania (PM), Peru (PM).
08/04/20      update to Russia rep.: Adygeya (PM).
08/03/20      updates to U.S. govt.: NGB (Chf.), TVA (Chair.)
08/02/20      updates to Guyana (Pres., PM)
08/01/20      update to China prov.: Qinghai (Gov.)
07/31/20      updates to Saint Helena: Tristan da Cunha (Admin.), Russia rep.: Sakha (PM),
                and Uzbekistan rep.: Karakalpakstan (Chair.)
07/30/20      update to Armenia prov.: Kotayk (Gov.)
07/28/20      update to Japan pref.: Kagoshima (Gov.)
07/26/20      update to Syria: UNDOF (Cmdr.)
07/25/20      update to Somalia (PM).
07/24/20      update to IOC: Games of XXXII Olympiad rescheduled to 2021 (23 Jul-8 Aug).
07/22/20      update to Gabon (PM).
07/21/20      update to India state: Madhya Pradesh (Gov.)
07/20/20      update to Russia admin.: Khabarovsk (Gov.)
07/18/20      update to OSCE (Secy.-gen.)
07/16/20      updates to Suriname (Pres., VP), Venezuela terr.: Francisco de Miranda (Gov.),
                COI (Sec.-gen.)
07/15/20      update to Peru (PM).
07/14/20      update to Ruthenian Catholic Church (Bshp.)
07/12/20      update to Syria (SNC Pres.)
07/10/20      update to Palau state: Kayangel (Gov.)
07/08/20      update to Côte d'Ivoire (PM)
07/07/20      update to Guadeloupe (Pref.)
07/04/20      update to Ethiopia reg.: Sidama (Pres.)
07/03/20      updates to France (PM), Congo (DRC): prov.: Mai-Ndombe (Gov.), EBRD (Pres.),
                U.S. govt.: Solicitor-gen.
07/02/20      update to Congo (DRC) prov.: Kasaď Central (Gov.)
07/01/20      updates to China prov.: Liaoning (Gov.), Congo DRC prov.: Kwango (Gov.),
                Switzerland cantons: Basel-Land, Luzern, Nidwalden, Obwalden, Schwyz.
06/30/20      update to Anguilla (PM).
06/29/20      update to The Sudan: Abyei Area (Chf. Admin.)
06/28/20      update to Malawi (Pres.)
06/27/20      updates to Ireland (PM), Ukraine prov.: Kirovohrad (Gov.)
06/24/20      updates to Burundi (PM), Pakistan prov.: Gilgit-Baltistan (PM).
06/23/20      update to U.S. govt.: NSF (Dir.)
06/22/20      update to Canada terr.: Nunavut (Com.)
06/18/20      updates to Burundi (Pres.), Ukraine prov.: Vinnytsya (Gov.)
06/16/20      update to Kyrgyzstan (PM).
06/15/20      update to U.S. govt.: Postal Service (Postmaster gen.)
06/14/20      update to Greece reg.: Athos (Chair.)
06/13/20      update to Taiwan (ROC) city: Kaohsiung (Mayor).
06/11/20      updates to Syria (PM), Gibraltar (Gov.), Ukraine prov.: Zaporizhzhya (Gov.)
06/10/20      update to Niue (PM).
06/09/20      update to Burundi (Pres.)
06/08/20      update to Czech reg.: Plzeňský (Gov.)
06/05/20      update to Malaysia state: Malacca (Gov.)
06/04/20      update to Belarus (PM).
06/03/20      update to Kosovo (PM).
06/02/20      update to Swiss Canton: Bern.
06/01/20      updates to WCO (Chair.), Swiss Cantons: Neuchâtel, Sankt Gallen, Thurgau, Uri.
05/29/20      updates to U.S. govt.: Navy (Sec.), OCC (Comptroller).
05/26/20      update to U.S. govt.: ODNI (Dir.)
05/23/20      update to Azerbaijan reg.: Nakhichevan (PM).
05/21/20      update to Azerbaijan: Artsakh (Pres.)
05/20/20      updates to Lesotho (PM).
05/19/20      updates to U.S. govt.: DEA (Admin.); U.S. elections Norfolk, VA: incumbent
                Mayor Kenny Alexander (Dem.) is re-elected unopposed with 94.3% of the
                vote; Portland OR: incumbent Mayor Ted Wheeler (Dem.) leads Sarah Iannarone (f)
                     (Dem.), Teressa Raiford (f)(Dem.), Ozzie González (Ind.) and Bruce Broussard
                     (Ind.), 49.4%-23.8%-8.4%-5.8%-5.2% (Wheeler and Iannarone head to a runoff 
                     on 3 Nov 2020).
05/18/20      update to CE (Court Pres.)
05/17/20      updates to Afghanistan (opposition Pres.), Malaysia: Kedah (PM).
05/11/20      update to Guernsey (Bailiff).
05/07/20      update to Iraq (PM).
05/06/20      update to Swiss canton: Ticino.
05/05/20      update to Trinidad and Tobago: Tobago (Sec. THA).
05/01/20      updates to Palau state: Sonsorol (Gov.), Switzerland cantons: Valais, Zürich.
04/30/20      updates to Saint Helena: Tristan da Cunha (Admin.), Trinidad and Tobago: Tobago
                (Sec. THA).
04/29/20      update to Order of Malta (SMOM) (Grand master).
04/24/20      update to Georgia: Abkhazia (PM).
04/23/20      updates to Georgia: Abkhazia (Pres.), South Korea admin.: Busan (Mayor).
04/22/20      update to Ukraine prov.: Zakarpattya (Gov.)
04/20/20      update to Vanuatu (PM).
04/12/20      update to Somalia state: Galmudug (Pres.)
04/07/20      updates to U.S. govt.: U.S. Navy (Secy.); U.S. Mayor election: Milwaukee, WI
                Mayor Tom Barrett (Dem) is re-elected over Lena Taylor (f)(Dem.), 62.5%-36.5%.
04/05/20      update the ACP renamed OACPS.
04/03/20      updates to Russia admin.: Kamchatka (Gov.), Sakha (PM).
04/02/20      updates to Russia admin.: Komi Rep. (Pres.), Arkhangelsk, Nenets (Gov.)
04/01/20      updates to San Marino (Capt.-Reg.), WCC (Gen. Sec.), UNRWA (Dir.-gen.)
03/31/20      updates to U.S. govt.: White House (CoS), NSF (Dir.)
03/28/20      update to Kazakhstan prov.: Kyzylorda (Gov.)
03/24/20      update to Sri Lanka prov.: Western (Gov.)
03/23/20      updates to China prov.: Shanghai (Mayor), India state: Madhya Pradesh (PM),
                Sri Lanka prov.: North Central (Gov.)
03/21/20      update to Slovakia (PM).
03/20/20      updates to Bosnia-Hercegovnia (Pres.), Peru reg.: Puno (Pres.)
03/19/20      update to Ukraine prov.: Ternopil' (Gov.)
03/15/20      update to St. Helena: Ascension (Admin.)
03/13/20      update to Greece (Pres.)
03/11/20      updates to Ukraine prov.: Kyyiv, Sumy (Gov.)
03/09/20      updates to Afghanistan (opposition Pres.), Tokelau (Head), Malaysia state:
                Malacca (PM), ECOWAS (Parl. Spkr.)
03/04/20      updates to Haiti (PM), Ukraine (PM), Germany state: Thüringen (PM).
03/03/20      updates to Slovenia (PM), Bosnia-Hercegovina canton: Sarajevo (PM); U.S. mayor
                     elections: Fresno, CA: Jerry Dyer (Rep.) defeats Andrew Janz (Dem.), 51.8%-
                     39.9%; Sacramento, CA: Mayor Darrell Steinberg (Dem.) wins re-election over
                Mac Arteaga (Ind.) and Jrmar Jefferson (Dem.), 75.4%-15%-9.5%; San Diego, CA:
                     Todd Gloria (Dem.), Barbara Bry (f)(Dem.), Scott Sherma (Rep.), Tasha Williams
                     (f)(Dem.), Gita Applebaum Singh (f)(Dem.) and Rich Riel (Ind.) win 41.5%-22.9%-
                     22.6%-7.2%-3.6%-2.3% (runoff between Gloria and Bry is held 3 Nov 2020).
03/02/20      update to Malaysia state: Malacca (PM).
03/01/20      updates to Malaysia (PM), Uruguay (Pres.), ACP (Secy.-gen.), DLU (Sec.-gen.),
                SAARC (Sec.-gen.),
02/29/20      update to Guinea-Bissau (PM).
02/28/20      updates to Guinea-Bissau (rival Pres.), Malaysia state: Johor (PM).
02/27/20      updates to Guinea-Bissau (Pres.), Martinique (Pref.), Tunisia (PM).
02/25/20      update to U.S. govt.: FBP (Dir.)
02/21/20      updates to Kazakhstan prov.: Pavlodar (Gov.), PAM (Pres.)
02/20/20      update to U.S. govt.: ODNI (Dir.)
02/18/20      updates to Croatia (Pres.), Gibraltar (Gov.)
02/17/20      update to Italy reg.: Calabria (Pres.)
02/15/20      update to Sint Eustatius (Gov.)
02/14/20      updates to Nigeria state: Bayelsa (Gov.) and Russia admin.: Kaluga (Gov.)
02/13/20      updates to United Kingdom: Northern Ireland (Secy. of State), China prov.:
                     Hubei (Pty. Secy.)
02/10/20      updates to Ukraine prov.: Ivano-Frankivs'k (Gov.), CPLP (Dir.-gen.)
02/09/20      update to African Union (Chair.)
02/06/20      updates to Russia reg.: Perm (Gov.), Chuvashia (PM).
02/05/20      updates to Germany state: Thüringen (PM), Ukraine prov.: L'viv, Ivano-Frankivs'k
                (Gov.)
02/03/20      updates to Kosovo (PM), France reg.: Corse (Pref.)
02/01/20      updates to GCC (Secy.-gen.), IFRCS (Secy.-gen.), U.S. govt.: Border Patrol (Chf.)
01/31/20      update to European Union: United Kingdom withdraws.
01/29/20      updates to Russia rep.: Chuvashia (Gov.), Venezuela terr.: Distrito Capital (Chf.)
01/28/20      update to Qatar (PM).
01/27/20      updates to Russia rep.: Ingushetia (PM), CE (PACE Pres.)
01/26/20      update to India terr.: Diu and Daman (Admin.)
01/24/20      update to St. Helena: Tristan da Cunha (Admin.)
01/23/20      update to Pacific Community (Dir.-gen.)
01/22/20      update to Russia reg.: Severo-Kavkazskiy (Plenp.)
01/21/20      updates to Lebanon (PM), Malta: Gozo (Min.), Kazakhstan prov.: Shymkent (Akim),
                Canada reg.: Nunatsiavut (PM).
01/20/20      update to Australia state: Tasmania (PM).
01/17/20      update to ADB (Pres.)
01/16/20      update to Russia (PM).
01/15/20      update to Nigeria state: Imo (Gov.)
01/14/20      updates to Guatemala (Pres.), South Korea (PM); U.S. state: Mississippi (Gov.);
                U.S. govt.: Treasury Dept.: Treasurer; Parlacen (Pres.)
01/13/20      updates to Malta (PM), Marshall Islands (Pres.), Georgia: Abkhazia (Pres.),
                Western Sahara (SADR)(PM), and Micronesia state: Pohnepi (Gov.)
01/11/20      updates to Oman (Sultan, PM), United Kingdom: Northern Ireland (PM).
01/10/20      updates to Oman (Sultan, PM), Solomon Islands prov.: Makira and Ulawa (PM).
01/07/20      updates to Austria (PM), Antigua and Barbuda: Barbuda (Council Chair.), U.S.
                city: Boise (Mayor).
01/06/20      updates to U.S. city: Salt Lake City (Mayor), U.S. govt.: FWS (Dir.)
01/03/20      update to North Macedonia (PM).
01/01/20      updates to Pitcairn Islands (Mayor), Switzerland (Pres.); Swiss cantons: Aargau,
                Fribourg, Graubünden, Jura, Schaffhausen, Solothurn; Czech reg.: Karlovarský
                (Gov.); Norway counties: Adger, Innlandet, Troms og Finnmark and Vestfold og
                Telemark, Vestland, Viken (Gov.); Sweden county: Södermanland (Gov.); U.S. city:
                Savannah (Mayor); CSTO (Sec.-gen.), EAEU (Chair.), G-7 (Chair.), ICAO (Pres.),
                ISO (Pres.), Norden (Pres.), OSCE (Chair.), Parlasur (Pres.)

 Recent Additions to WorldStatesmen.org in 2020 


11/23/20      added to Vanuatu: Provinces from 1994.
10/27/20      added French India Dependencies under India.
05/21/20      added Former Swiss Subject Territories under Switzerland. 
04/26/20      added Nepali Princely States under Nepal.
04/18/20      added to U.S. govt.: National Institutes of Health (NIH) and U.S. Information
                Agency (USIA).

    New Polities and International Organizations in 2020


12/04/20      update to Panama new comarca: Naso Tjër Di.
07/04/20      update to Ethiopia new reg.: Sidama.
01/26/20      update to India new terr.: Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu.
01/12/20      update to Nepal prov.: Bagmati (name).
01/01/20      update to Norway new counties: Adger, Innlandet, Troms og Finnmark,
                Vestfold og Telemark, Vestland and Viken.

    New Anthems, Flags, Constitutions and Currencies in 2020


10/20/20      update to The Bahamas (digital currency).
10/06/20      update to U.S. city: Salt Lake City (flag).
10/06/20      update to Nepal prov.: Lumbini (name).
09/23/20      update to Nigeria state: Akwa Ibom (flag).
09/10/20      update to Republika Srpska (national holiday).
08/26/20      update to Serbia (national holiday).
07/04/20      update to Ethiopia new reg.: Sidama (flag).
06/30/20      update to U.S. state: Mississippi (flag repealed).
06/12/20      update to Nepal prov.: Bagmati (name).
05/15/20      update to U.S. Space Force (flag).
04/05/20      update ACP renamed OACPS.
03/30/20      update to IOC: Games of the XXXII Olympiad postponed to 23/7 - 8/8/2021.
02/10/20      update to Russia reg.: Kemerovo - Kuzbass (flag).
01/30/20      update: ISESCO renamed Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural
                Organization.
01/01/20      updates to Norway counties: Adger, Innlandet, Troms og Finnmark,
           Vestfold og Telemark, Vestland and Viken (flags).

 International Organization Membership Updates in 2020

12/10/20      India the 29th member of UNRWA.
12/07/20      Lebanon the 94th member of IHO.
12/05/20      Nigeria joins AfCFTA.
12/01/20      Cameroon joins AfCFTA.
11/27/20      Lesotho and Tunisia join AfCFTA.
11/22/20      U.S. withdraws from Treaty on Open Skies (OS).
11/09/20      North Macedonia the 13th member of BSEC.
11/08/20      Dominica the 62nd member of IRENA.
11/04/20      Angola joins AfCFTA.
11/04/20      U.S. withdraws from UNFCC-PA.
11/02/20      Brazil the 83rd member of AIIB.
10/16/20      Andorra the 190th member of IMF.
10/13/20      Vietnam the 63rd member of BIS.
09/22/20      Central African Rep. joins AfCFTA.
09/17/20      Comoros the 172nd member of IAEA.
07/31/20      Biafra, Guam, Yoruba, Zambesia admitted to UNPO.
07/01/20      U.S., Canada and Mexico the USMCA replaces NAFTA.
06/01/20      Cook Islands the 82nd member of AIIB.
05/25/20      Benin the 81st member of AIIB.
05/11/20      Nauru the 193rd member of WIPO.
04/28/20      Colombia the 37th member of OECD.
04/28/20      Uruguay the 80th member of AIIB.
04/16/20      Rwanda the 79th member of AIIB.
04/05/20      ACP renamed the OACPS.
03/27/20      North Macedonia the 30th member of NATO.
03/04/20      Ireland the 81st member of AfDB.
02/26/20      Côte d'Ivoire the 78th member of AIIB.
02/24/20      Kuwait the 62nd member of BIS.
02/21/20      Ghana the 77th member of AIIB.
02/20/20      Morocco the 61st member of BIS.
02/01/20      Maldives readmitted to Commonwealth as 54th member.
01/31/20      United Kingdom withdraws from EU (leaving 27 members).
01/29/20      Poland the 77th member of IFAD.
01/01/20      Palau the 159th member of UNWTO.

2020 International & U.S. Elections


 
Date

 
Location

 
Election Type

 5 Jan 2020
Croatia
president
(runoff)
 5 Jan 2020
Uzbekistan
parliament
(2nd round)
 6 Jan 2020
Marshall Islands
president
(by parliament)
 9 Jan 2020
Sint Maarten (Neth.)
parliament
11 Jan 2020
Taiwan (ROC)
president,
parliament
16-17 Jan 2020
Uzbekistan
senate (indirect)
19 Jan 2020
Comoros
parliament,
governors
(1st round)
22 Jan 2020
Greece
president
(by parliament)
23 Jan 2020
Nepal
senate (indirect)
23 Jan 2020
Tokelau (New Zealand)
island councils,
mayors
26 Jan 2020
Peru
parliament
30 Jan 2020
Galmudug (Somalia)
president
 8 Feb 2020
Ireland
parliament
 9 Feb 2020
Azerbaijan
parliament
 9 Feb 2020
Cameroon
parliament
 9 Feb 2020
Switzerland
referendums
16 Feb 2020
Guinea
parliament
(postponed)
21 Feb 2020
Iran
parliament, senate
22 Feb 2020
Togo president
23 Feb 2020
Comoros
parliament,
governors

(2nd round)
29 Feb 2020 Slovakia
parliament
 1 Mar 2020
Guinea
parliament
 1 Mar 2020
Guinea
constitutional
referendum

(postponed)
 1 Mar 2020
Tajikistan
parliament
 2 Mar 2020 Guyana
parliament
 2 Mar 2020 Israel
parliament
 3 Mar 2020 Fresno, CA (US)
mayor
 3 Mar 2020 Sacramento, CA (US)
mayor
 3 Mar 2020 San Diego, CA (US)
mayor
12 Mar 2020 Isle of Man (UK)
senate (indirect)
18 Mar 2020 San Marino captains-regent
(by parliament)
19-20 Mar 2020 Vanuatu
parliament
22 Mar 2020 Abkhazia (Georgia)
president (re-run)
22 Mar 2020 Guinea
constitutional
referendum

22 Mar 2020 Guinea
parliament
26 Mar 2020 Falkland Islands (UK)
referendum
(postponed)
26 Mar 2020 India
senate (1st round)
27 Mar 2020 Tajikistan
senate (indirect)
29 Mar 2020 Italy
referendum
(postponed)
29 Mar 2020 Mali
parliament
(1st round)
30-31 Mar 2020 Ireland
senate (indirect)
31 Mar 2020 Artsakh (Azerbaijan)
president,
parliament
Mar 2020 Chuuk State (Fed.
States of Micronesia)

independence
referendum
(postponed)
 2 Apr 2020
India
senate (2nd round)
(postponed)
 5 Apr 2020
Armenia
referendum
(postponed)
 7 Apr 2020
Kiribati
parliament
(1st round)
(rescheduled)
 7 Apr 2020
Milwaukee, WI (US)
mayor
12 Apr 2020
North Macedonia
parliament
(postponed)

13 Apr 2020
Syria
parliament
(postponed)
14 Apr 2020 Artsakh (Azerbaijan)
president (runoff)
14 Apr 2020 Kiribati
parliament
(1st round)
15 Apr 2020 Kiribati
parliament
(2nd round)
(rescheduled)
15 Apr 2020 South Korea
parliament
17 Apr 2020 Iran
parliament
(2nd round)
(postponed)
19 Apr 2020 Mali
parliament
(2nd round)
19 Apr 2020
Turkish Northern
Cyprus (Cyprus)
president
(postponed)
21 Apr 2020 Kiribati
parliament
(2nd round)
22 Apr 2020 Russia
constitutional
referendum
(postponed)
25 Apr 2020
Sri Lanka
parliament
(postponed)
26 Apr 2020
Chile
constitutional
referendum

(postponed)
26 Apr 2020
Serbia
parliament
(postponed)
26 Apr 2020
Vojvodina (Serbia)
parliament
(postponed)
Apr 2020
Anguilla
parliament
(postponed)
 3 May 2020
Bolivia
president (re-run),
parliament
(postponed)
 5 May 2020
Norfolk, VA (US)
mayor
(delayed)
10 May 2020
Poland
president
(1st round)

(not held)
11 May 2020
Malaysia
senate (indirect)
(1st round)
17 May 2020
Dominican Republic
president,
parliament
(postponed)
19 May 2020
Malawi
president
(postponed)
19 May 2020
Norfolk, VA (US)
mayor
19 May 2020
Portland, OR (US)
mayor
20 May 2020
Burundi
president,
parliament
20 May 2020
Syria
parliament
(postponed)
24 May 2020
Poland
president
(2nd round)

(postponed)
25 May 2020
Suriname
parliament
30 May 2020
Niue
parliament
May 2020
Bougainville
(Papua New Guinea)

president,
parliament

(postponed)
 5 Jun 2020
Saint Kitts & Nevis
parliament
 9 Jun 2020
Milwaukee, WI (US)
mayor
(court voided)

17 Jun 2020
Guernsey (UK)
parliament
(postponed)
19 Jun 2020
India
senate (2nd round)
20 Jun 2020
Sri Lanka
parliament
(postponed)
21 Jun 2020
Serbia
parliament
21 Jun 2020
Vojvodina (Serbia)
parliament
22 Jun 2020
Kiribati
president
23 Jun 2020
Malawi
president (re-run)
24 Jun 2020
Mongolia
parliament
25 Jun - 1 Jul 2020
Russia
constitutional
referendum
27 Jun 2020
Iceland
president
28 Jun 2020
Bolivia
president (re-run),
parliament

(delayed)
28 Jun 2020
Poland
president
(1st round)
29 Jun 2020
Anguilla
parliament
 2 Jul 2020
Burundi
senate
 2 Jul 2020
Malawi
president (re-run)
(re-scheduled)
 5 Jul 2020
Croatia
parliament
 5 Jul 2020
Dominican Republic
president,
parliament, senate
10 Jul 2020
Singapore
parliament
12 Jul 2020
Poland
president
(2nd round)

13 Jul 2020
Suriname
president
(by parliament)
15 Jul 2020
North Macedonia
parliament
19 Jul 2020
Syria
parliament
20 Jul 2020
Burundi
senate (indirect)
 5 Aug 2020
Guyana
president
(by parliament)
 5 Aug 2020
Sri Lanka
parliament
 8 Aug 2020
Honolulu, HI (US)
mayor
 9 Aug 2020
Belarus
president
10 Aug 2020
Malaysia
senate (indirect)
(2nd round)
10 Aug 2020
Trinidad and Tobago
president,
parliament
11-12 Aug 2020
Egypt
senate
12 Aug - 1 Sep 2020
Bougainville
(Papua New Guinea)
president,
parliament
12 Aug 2020
Kazakhstan
senate
18 Aug 2020
Miami-Dade, FL (US)
mayor
29 Aug 2020
Ethiopia
parliament
(postponed)
25 Aug 2020
Malaysia
senate (indirect)
(3rd round)
25 Aug 2020
Tulsa, OK (US)
mayor
30 Aug 2020
Liechtenstein
referendums
30 Aug 2020
Montenegro
parliament
 3 Sep 2020
Jamaica
parliament
 6 Sep 2020 Bolivia
president (re-run),
parliament
(delayed)
 6 Sep 2020 Hong Kong (China)
legislature
(postponed)
 6 Sep 2020
New Caledonia (Fr.)
independence referendum
(delayed)
 8-9 Sep 2020 Egypt
senate (runoff)
11 Sep 2020 Iran
parliament
(2nd round)
12 Sep 2020 Norfolk Island (Australia)
region council
(postponed)
13 Sep 2020 Malaysia
senate (indirect)
(4th round)
14 Sep 2020 Japan
prime minister
(by parliament)

18 Sep 2020 San Marino
captains-regent
(by parliament)
19 Sep 2020
New Zealand
parliament
(postponed)
19 Sep 2020
New Zealand
referendums
(postponed)
20-21 Sep 2020
Italy
referendum
24 Sep 2020
Falkland Islands (UK) referendum
27 Sep 2020 Bolivia
president (runoff)
(postponed)
27 Sep 2020 France
senate (indirect)
27 Sep 2020 Switzerland
referendums
 1 Oct 2020 Bermuda
parliament
 2-3 Oct 2020 Czech Republic senate
 3-4 Oct 2020 Guernsey (UK)
parliament
(1st round)
 4 Oct 2020
Kyrgyzstan
parliament
 4 Oct 2020 Brčko (Bosnia and Herzegovina) assembly
(postponed)
 4 Oct 2020 New Caledonia (Fr.)
independence referendum
 6 Oct 2020 Salt Lake City, UT (US)
city flag
(by city council)
 6-7 Oct 2020 Guernsey (UK)
parliament
(2nd round)
11 Oct 2020
Lithuania
parliament
(1st round)
11 Oct 2020
Northern Cyprus (Cyprus)
president
(1st round)
11 Oct 2020 Tajikistan
president
13 Oct 2020
Liberia
senate
(postponed)
13 Oct 2020
Liberia
referendums
(postponed)
17 Oct 2020 New Zealand
parliament
17 Oct 2020 New Zealand
referendums
18 Oct 2020 Guinea
president
18 Oct 2020 Bolivia
president (re-run),
parliament
18 Oct 2020
Northern Cyprus (Cyprus)
president
(2nd round)

21 Oct 2020
Sint Eustatius (Netherlands)
island council
22-24 Oct 2020 Seychelles
president
24-25 Oct 2020 Egypt
parliament
(1st round)
25 Oct 2020 Azores (Portugal)
parliament
25 Oct 2020
Chile
constitutional
referendum

25 Oct 2020
Lithuania
parliament
(2nd round)

28 Oct 2020 Tanzania president,
parliament
28 Oct 2020 Zanzibar (Tanzania)
president,
parliament
31 Oct 2020
Côte d'Ivoire
president,
parliament
31 Oct 2020 Georgia parliament
(1st round)
 1 Nov 2020 Algeria
constitutional
referendum
 1 Nov 2020 Moldova
president
(1st round)
 3 Nov 2020 American Samoa (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020 Guam (US)
legislature
 3 Nov 2020 Hagĺtńa, Guam (US)
mayor
 3 Nov 2020 Northern Mariana Islands (US)
legislature
 3 Nov 2020 Palau
president,
parliament
 3 Nov 2020 Puerto Rico (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020 Puerto Rico (US)
statehood
referendum

 3 Nov 2020 San Juan, PR (US)
mayor
 3 Nov 2020
United States
president, senate, congress
 3 Nov 2020
Delaware (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
Indiana (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
Iowa (US)
constitution convention
referendum
 3 Nov 2020
Mississippi (US) state flag
referendum

 3 Nov 2020
Missouri (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
Montana (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
New Hampshire (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
North Carolina (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
North Dakota (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020 Rhode Island (US)
constitution
referendum on name
 3 Nov 2020
Utah (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
Vermont (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
Washington (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
West Virginia (US)
governor
 3 Nov 2020
Baltimore, MD (US)
mayor
 3 Nov 2020
El Paso, TX (US)
mayor
 3 Nov 2020 Honolulu, HI (US)
mayor (runoff)
 3 Nov 2020
Miami-Dade, FL (US)
mayor (runoff)
 3 Nov 2020
Phoenix, AZ (US)
mayor
 3 Nov 2020
Portland, OR (US)
mayor (runoff)
 3 Nov 2020
Richmond, VA (US)
mayor
 3 Nov 2020
San Diego, CA (US)
mayor (runoff)
 3 Nov 2020 U.S. Virgin Islands
legislature
 5 Nov 2020 Saint Vincent and
the Grenadines
parliament
 7-8 Nov 2020
Egypt
parliament
(2nd round)
 7-8 Nov 2020 Order of Malta (SMOM)
acting grand master
(by council of state)
 8 Nov 2020 Myanmar
parliament
 9 Nov 2020 India
senate (3rd round)
10 Nov 2020
Jordan
parliament
10 Nov 2020
Malaysia
senate (indirect)
(5th round)
11 Nov 2020
Belize
parliament
11 Nov 2020
HirShabelle state
(Somalia)
president
(by parliament)

14 Nov 2020
Alderney (Guernsey)
(UK)
states president
14 Nov 2020
Norfolk Island (Australia)
island council (delayed)
15 Nov 2020
Brčko
(Bosnia-Herzegovina)
assembly
15 Nov 2020
Moldova
president
(2nd round)
21 Nov 2020
Georgia
parliament
(2nd round)
22 Nov 2020
Burkina Faso
president,
parliament
22 Nov 2020 Burkina Faso constitutional
referendum
23-24 Nov 2020
Egypt
parliament
(3rd round)
25 Nov 2020 Namibia
senate (indirect)
28 Nov 2020 Alderney (Guernsey)
(UK)
parliament
29 Nov 2020 Switzerland
referendums
29 Nov 2020 Transnistria (Moldova) parliament
 1-10 Dec 2020
Somalia
senate (indirect)
(delayed)
 5 Dec 2020 Kuwait
parliament
 6 Dec 2020 Cameroon
regions (indirect)
 6 Dec 2020 Romania
parliament
 6 Dec 2020
Venezuela
parliament
 7 Dec 2020
Ghana
president,
parliament
 7-8 Dec 2020
Egypt
parliament
(4th round)
 7-12 Dec 2020
Venezuela
(opposition run)
referendum on calling
general elections
(not recognized
by government)

 8 Dec 2020
Liberia
senate
 8 Dec 2020
Liberia
constitutional
referendum

 9 Dec 2020
Switzerland president
(by parliament)
10 Dec 2020 Malaysia
senate (indirect)
(6th round)
10-27 Dec 2020
Somalia
parliament (indirect)
(delayed)
11 Dec 2020 Madagascar
senate (indirect)
12 Dec 2020 El Paso, TX (US)
mayor (runoff)
13 Dec 2020
Chad
parliament
(delayed)
16 Dec 2020 Sark (Guernsey)(UK) chief pleas
(candidates acclaimed)
20 Dec 2020 Kyrgyzstan
parliament (rerun)
(postponed)
23 Dec 2020 Brčko District
(Bosnia-Hercegovina)
mayor
(by city assembly)
27 Dec 2020
Central African Republic
president,
parliament
(1st round)

27 Dec 2020
Niger
president,
parliament
31 Dec 2020 - 6 Jan 2021
Somalia
senate (indirect)
(delayed)




Sources: Herrera Electoral Calendar, IFES Election Guide, Ballotpedia and IPU .



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