The Week Ahead is a detailed listing of key events of the coming week affecting RFE/RL's broadcast region
MONDAY, January 31:
: Bosnian political leaders meet to discuss the formation of central government.
: EU Foreign Affairs Council
meets to discuss Belarus, Iran, the Middle East, and Russia.
: United States Institute of Peace
holds a conference titled: "The Future of Pakistan" in Washington.
: Russian opposition to hold a rally in Moscow’s Triumph Square
and other Russian cities.
TUESDAY, February 1:
: Meeting of Azerbaijan-Greece intergovernmental commission
: A monument to Russia’s first president, Boris Yeltsin, to be unveiled in Yekaterinburg as part of the celebrations of the 80th anniversary of Boris Yeltsin's birth
: Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is scheduled to visit Bishkek
for talks on trade and investment (to February 2).
: IMF mission visits Kyiv
to review its loan program with the country.
: World Interfaith Harmony Week
WEDNESDAY, February 2:
: Georgian Foreign Minister Grigol Vashadze to visit Luxembourg
: Overseas Security Advisory Council
holds meeting in Baghdad.
: Poland to host conference to aid Belarusian opposition
: Investment bank Troika Dialog holds an international conference billed as the Russian Davos in Moscow
(to February 4).
THURSDAY, February 3:
: Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister on Economic Affairs Serhiy Tihipko visits Slovakia
to study pension reform.
: Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych pays a state visit to Poland
(to February 4).
FRIDAY, February 4:
: World Cancer Day
: The 47th Munich Security Conference
brings together senior figures from around the world to engage in an intensive debate on current and future security challenges (to February 6).
SATURDAY, February 5:
: The 29th Fajr International Film Festival
opens in Tehran (to February 15).
SUNDAY, February 6:
: U.S. hikers held in Iran
and charged with espionage and illegally crossing the border are expected to appear in court.