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, May 5:
: European Union foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton visits the United States
(to May 7).
: New York hosts another round of expert-level nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers
(to May 9).
: The Group of Seven (G7) energy ministers
meet in Rome to discuss Europe's dependence on Russian energy (to May 6).
: British Foreign Minister William Hague visits Chisinau
: Russian State Duma Speaker Sergei Naryshkin visits Belgrade
(to May 6).
: EU Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy Stefan Fuele visits Belgrade
: Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdymukhammedov visits Dushanbe
(to May 6).
TUESDAY, May 6:
Council of Europe
: Vienna hosts a Council of Europe Committee of Foreign Ministers meeting
: Copenhagen hosts the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 first semi-final
: Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili, Turkish President Abdullah Gul, and Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev
are scheduled to open Tbilisi Summit 2014.
: The second anniversary of the Bolotnaya Square demonstration
on May 6, 2012, where hundreds of peaceful protesters were arrested and scores injured.
: British Foreign Minister William Hague visits Kyiv
WEDNESDAY, May 7:
: British Foreign Minister William Hague visits Tbilisi
(to May 8).
: UN Committee Against Torture
in Geneva is scheduled to review Montenegro (to May 8).
THURSDAY, May 8:
: Council of Europe Secretary-General Thorbjorn Jagland visits Baku
: Copenhagen hosts the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 second semi-final
: Red Cross and Red Crescent Day
FRIDAY, May 9:
: Minsk hosts the 2014 World Ice Hockey Championship
(to May 25).
: Europe Day
: Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin is expected to travel to Tiraspol
: Moscow hosts an annual Victory Day parade
SATURDAY, May 10:
: Copenhagen hosts the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 final