The Week Ahead is a detailed listing of key events of the coming week affecting RFE/RL's broadcast region
MONDAY, July 18:
: OSCE Minsk Group co-chairmen
, Bernard Fassier of France, Robert Bradtke of the United States, and Igor Popov of Russia, visit Yerevan.
: Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki visits Beijing
(to July 21).
: The Central Asia and Afghanistan Women’s Economic Symposium
, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, to be held in Bishkek (to July 20).
: Pakistani Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani makes a private visit to London
(to July 22).
: The 13th round of Russian-German intergovernmental consultations
starts in Hannover (to July 19).
: The trial of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko is set to resume
: Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kostyantyn Hryshchenko is scheduled to meet NATO Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen
TUESDAY, July 19:
: Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari travels to Kabul
to hold talks with his Afghan counterpart, Hamid Karzai.
: The working group on development of the Convention on Caspian Legal Status
begins its 29th meeting in Moscow (to July 20).
WEDNESDAY, July 20:
: PACE co-rapporteurs on Armenia John Prescott and Axel Fischer visit Yerevan
: WTO launches its annual World Trade Report
THURSDAY, July 21:
: Russia's Ambassador to NATO Dmitry Rogozin is scheduled to visit Washington
(to July 25).
FRIDAY, July 22:
: Sarajevo Film Festival
opens (to July 30).
: Bishkek hosts the 10th annual conference on migration
: Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko is expected to attend the trial of RosUkrEnergo official Dmytro Firtash in New York.
SATURDAY, July 23:
: Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov participates at the 18th ASEAN Regional Forum