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, November 4:
: OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs visit Baku
: Trial in the case of two opposition leaders, Ilgar Mamedov
, chairman of the REAL (Republican Alternative) movement
, and Tofig Yagublu
, deputy chairman of Musavat party,
opens in Sheki.
: Russian nationalists mark the National Unity Day holiday
with rallies in Moscow and other cities.
: Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen holds his monthly press briefing
: European Parliament's Committee on Foreign Affairs holds a debriefing on the European Parliament's Election Observation Mission to Georgia
: Croatian Foreign Minister Vesna Pusic pays an official visit to Beijing
(to November 8).
: U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland visits Kyiv
TUESDAY, November 5:
: OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs visit Yerevan
: Geneva hosts the 25th round of the Russian-Georgian peace talks
: The UN and Arab-League envoy Lakhdar Brahimi is scheduled to meet U.S. and Russian officials in Geneva
to discuss the situation in Syria.
: World Economic Forum hosts a strategic dialogue meeting on the future of Ukraine
in Kyiv (November 6).
WEDNESDAY, November 6:
: Presidential election
: International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict
: Chatham House hosts a discussion titled "Is There a Model for Doing Business in Russia?
: European Policy Center hosts a discussion titled "Russia and the South Caucasus: What Sort of Role and What Sort of Future
THURSDAY, November 7:
: A Moscow court holds hearings in the 2006 murder case of journalist Anna Politkovskaya
Geneva hosts next round of nuclear talks between six world powers and Iran
(to November 8).
: Ukraine’s parliament, the Verkhovna Rada, is scheduled to consider draft laws on the treatment of prisoners abroad
FRIDAY, November 8:
: Dutch King Willem-Alexander meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin
Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida visits Tehran
SATURDAY, November 9:
: International Day Against Fascism and Antisemitism
SUNDAY, November 10:
: World Science Day for Peace and Development