6:30 p.m., Matthew Rojansky, Johns Hopkins SAIS, "America's Russia Policy Has Failed." Sponsored by Young Professionals in Foreign Policy. At the International Student House, 1825 R St., NW, Washington.
Senate floor action on the conference report on the National Defense Authorization Act.
Week of Dec. 5
House and Senate floor action on a Continuing Resolution for appropriations, through April 30, 2017.
Week of Dec. 5
President-elect Trump announces nominees for Secretary of State and Energy.
4:00-5:30 p.m., Lassina Zerbo, Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization; Kim Won-soo, UN Disarmament Affairs; and Laura Rockwood, Vienna Center for Disarmament and Non-Proliferation, "Ending Nuclear Tests: Why Should I Care?." Vienna International Centre, 5 Wagramer Str., Multimedia Room, G Building Fifth Floor, Vienna. RSVP online.
Secretary of State John Kerry attends a NATO foreign ministers meeting. Brussels.
12:30-1:45 p.m., Fissile Materials Working Group, "Keeping Up the Momentum on Nuclear Security Improvements," with five speakers. At the Vienna International Centre, Building M, Press Room, 5 Wagramer Str., Vienna. RSVP online.
Noon-1:30 p.m., Matthew Rojansky, Wilson Center; James Lewis, Center for Strategic and International Studies; and Marc Schleifer, Center for International Private Enterprise, "U.S.-Russia Policy for the Next Administration." American Security Project, 1100 New York Ave., NW, Washington. RSVP online.
3:30 p.m., Former Sen. Richard Lugar; Sen. Joe Donnelly (IN); and Sen.-elect Todd Young (IN), "Symposium to Mark Nunn-Lugar 25th Anniversary." Indiana University, Global and International Studies Building, 355 N. Jordan Ave., Bloomington, IN.
Louisiana Senate runoff between Foster Campbell (D) and John Kennedy (R).
10:00 a.m., Victor Cha, Center for Strategic and International Studies; and Robert Galluci, Georgetown University, "Advising the Next U.S. President on Korea." Korea Society, Eighth Floor, E. 57 St., & Third Ave., New York. Register online.
Senate Armed Services Committee, hearing on the nomination of Lt. Gen. Samuel Greaves to be Commander, Missile Defense Agency. Location TBA, Senate Office Building, Washington. Webcast on the committee website.
António Guterres takes office as the new Secretary-General of the United Nations.