The Week Ahead is a detailed listing of key events of the coming week affecting RFE/RL's broadcast region
MONDAY, February 14:
: Iranian opposition leaders expected to hold a rally
in Tehran and other cities.
: Astana hosts a meeting of Caspian Sea littoral states
to discuss a proposed moratorium on sturgeon fishing in the sea.
: The next round of informal negotiations on the Transnistrian conflict settlement
to be held in Vienna, Austria (to February 15).
: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov visits London
(to February 15).
: Turkish President Abdullah Gul visits Tehran
to discuss bilateral relations and regional developments (to February 16).
TUESDAY, February 15:
: Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov attends the Visegrad Group meeting
of prime ministers of the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, and Slovakia in Bratislava.
WEDNESDAY, February 16:
: Two Russian cosmonauts on board the International Space Station are scheduled to perform a spacewalk.
: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev visits Rome
: International contemporary art fair
opens in Madrid focusing on Russia (to February 15).
THURSDAY, February 17:
: Kosovo marks third anniversary of its independence
: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev visits the Vatican to meet with Pope Benedict XVI
SATURDAY, February 19:
: Turkmenistan marks National Flag Day
SUNDAY, February 20:
: World Day of Social Justice