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, December 17:
: Armenia and EU sign a visa-facilitation agreement
: Brussels hosts the 13th meeting of Azerbaijan-EU Cooperation Council
: The Jamestown Foundation in Washington hosts a discussion titled "Azerbaijan and Its Partners: Regional, European, Transatlantic.
: International organization Club de Madrid hosts a conference in Little Rock, Arkansas titled "Harnessing 21st Century Solutions: A Focus on Women.
TUESDAY, December 18:
: First anniversary of the death of former Czech President Vaclav Havel
: Brussels hosts EU-Georgia Cooperation Council meeting
. EU Enlargement Commissioner Stefan Fuele meets with Georgian Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze
: Brussels hosts EU-Montenegro Accession Conference
: Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and Russian President Vladimir Putin are expected to hold a meeting
in Moscow to discuss energy issues. The visit has been reportedly postponed
: International Migrants Day
: Chatham House in London hosts a discussion titled "Political Protest in Russia and Belarus.
WEDNESDAY, December 19:
: Afghan officials and Taliban representatives are expected to hold talks
: Baku hosts the fifth meeting of the GUAM Parliamentary Assembly
(to December 20).
: The Center for European Policy Studies in Brussels hosts a discussion titled "Georgia and the EU: What priorities for the new government?
: European Policy Center in Brussels hosts a discussion titled "EU-Ukraine relations -- Where to next?
: Moscow hosts the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) summit
with attendance of the presidents of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgystan, Tajikistan, and Russia.
: Moscow hosts an Interstate Council meeting of the Eurasian Economic Cooperation
: "Time" magazine announces its Person of the Year 2012
THURSDAY, December 20:
: EU foreign-policy chief Catherine Ashton participates at the EU-Russia summit working dinner in Brussels
: International Human Solidarity Day
: Russian President Vladimir Putin gives an annual press conference
FRIDAY, December 21:
: EU-Russia summit opens in Brussels
. Russian President Vladimir Putin is scheduled to attend the summit.