The Week Ahead is a detailed listing of key events of the coming week affecting RFE/RL's broadcast region
MONDAY, July 25:
: Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski visits Baku
(to July 26).
: War crimes fugitive Goran Hadzic's initial appearance before the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia
(ICTY) is scheduled to be held in The Hague.
: Collective Security Treaty Organisation Secretary-General Nikolai Bordyuzha visits Minsk
: The oil ministers of Iraq, Iran, and Syria
sign a major gas deal.
: Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov visits Baku
to discuss issue of extending the lease term of the Gabala radar station.
: Serbian Foreign Minister Vuk Jeremic visits Prague
to discuss bilateral relations and the EU integration efforts of Serbia and Western Balkans.
TUESDAY, July 26:
: Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski visits Batumi
(to July 27).
: A Russian court in Velsk to consider granting parole to jailed Russian tycoon Platon Lebedev
(to July 27).
: Serbian President Boris Tadic travels to Prague
to receive the Polak Award for his contribution to democratic and economic reforms in Central and Eastern Europe.
: Church leaders of Russia, Georgia, and Ukraine
hold a meeting in Kyiv (to July 28).
: Launch of UN's World Investment Report 2011
WEDNESDAY, July 27:
: Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is expected to visit Baku
: Dagestan Economic Forum
opens in Makhachkala (to July 28).
: Foreign Ministers of India and Pakistan meet
in New Delhi to discuss bilateral relations.
THURSDAY, July 28:
: Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski visits Yerevan
(to July 29).
: Baptism of Rus Day
, a state holiday in Russia and Ukraine.
FRIDAY, July 29:
: UN Human Rights Council
in Geneva to hold dabates on Turkmenistan.
SUNDAY, July 31:
: U.S.-Azerbaijani military exercises
are scheduled to be held in Romania.
: The Russian opposition plans to hold its regular Strategy 31 rally
in Moscow and other cities.
: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev is expected to meet with his Ukrainian counterpart Viktor Yanukovych