The Week Ahead is a detailed listing of key events of the coming week affecting RFE/RL's broadcast region
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MONDAY, February 4:
: Afghan President Hamid Karzai, Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari, and British Prime Minister David Cameron
hold trilateral meeting in London.
: A Georgian delegation travels to Moscow
to discuss reviving trade links with Russia.
: Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic visits Ankara and Istanbul
(to February 5).
: Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan visits Prague, Bratislava, and Budapest
(to February 6).
: World Cancer Day
TUESDAY, February 5:
: The European Union hosts a ministerial meeting on the situation in Mali
: Iranian President Mahmud Ahmadinejad visits Cairo to attend an Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meeting
(to February 7).
: Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies hosts a discussion entitled "Status of Women In Bosnia and Herzegovina and How To Improve It
: Safer Internet Day 2013
WEDNESDAY, February 6:
: Baku hosts a meeting of senior officials of the Istanbul process on stabilizing the situation in Afghanistan
: EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus Philippe Lefort visits Baku
: Croatian Defense Minister Ante Kotromanovic visits Baku
to discuss with his Azerbaijani counterpart, Safar Abiyev, military cooperation between the two countries (to February 8).
: Serbian President Tomislav Nikolic is scheduled to meet his Kosovo counterpart, Atifete Jahjaga,
: Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych pays an official visit to Vilnius
: Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies hosts a discussion titled “The Next Generation in Russia: Youth as an Agent for Change?
: The Brookings Institution hosts the launch of a new book on Vladimir Putin by Brookings Senior Fellows Fiona Hill and Clifford Gaddy
THURSDAY, February 7:
: The international arts festival Sarajevo Winter 2013 opens
(to March 21).
: NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen makes an official visit to Sarajevo
(to February 8).
: Brussels hosts the European Council meetings
chaired by EU President Herman Van Rompuy (to February 8).
: EU Commission launches its proposals on cyber-security strategy
: European Parliament is scheduled to discuss and vote on a report on the recent attacks on medical aid workers in Pakistan
: European Parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee votes on draft resolutions on Serbia and Kosovo
at an extraordinary meeting in Strasbourg.
: EU Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy Stefan Fuele is scheduled to address the Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament
: A group of youngsters from the Afghanistan National Institute of Music performs at the Kennedy Center
: The Berlin International Film Festival 2013
opens (to February 17).
FRIDAY, February 8:
: Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili is scheduled to deliver his annual report to parliament
: Robot designers from all over Russia attend the annual Robofest show
in Moscow (to February 9).