MONDAY, January 27:
Council of Europe: Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) winter session opens in Strasbourg (to January 31).
Georgia/Israel: Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili visits Jerusalem (to January 28).
Iran: A group of prominent former diplomats, known as "the elders," visits Tehran to boost dialogue between Iran and the international community.
Kazakhstan/Lithuania: Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov visits Vilnius.
NATO: Release of the Secretary-General’s Annual Report for 2013.
Russia: The Moscow City Court resumes hearings into the murder of Russian investigative reporter and human rights campaigner Anna Politkovskaya.
Russia: The 70th anniversary of the end of the Siege of Leningrad.
TUESDAY, January 28:
EU/Russia: Russian President Putin visits Brussels to attend the 32nd Russia-European Union summit.
Kazakhstan/Hungary: Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov visits Budapest (to January 29).
Turkey/Iran: Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan visits Tehran (to January 29).
Ukraine: An extraordinary session of Ukrainian parliament opens in Kyiv.
Ukraine/EU: A delegation of the European Parliament visits Kiev for talks amid ongoing protests spreading across Ukraine (to January 30).
U.S.: George Washington University hosts a discussion titled "Breaking the News: The Role of Authoritarian State-Run Media."
U.S.: President Barack Obama delivers his 2014 State of the Union address.
WEDNESDAY, January 29:
EU/Ukraine: EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton is scheduled to visit Kyiv.
Kazakhstan/Latvia: Kazakh Foreign Minister Erlan Idrissov visits Riga.
THURSDAY, January 30:
EU/Latvia: EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton visits Riga.
FRIDAY, January 31:
Azerbaijan: Azerbaijan marks the 130th anniversary of the birth of Mammad Amin Rasulzade, the founder of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic in 1918.
Balkans: The 20th anniversary of beginning of the RFE/RL broadcasting to countries of the former Yugoslavia.
Germany: The 50th Munich Security Conference opens (to February 2).
Iran: Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is scheduled to attend the Munich Security Conference in Germany.
World: Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) releases new data on international arms production.
SUNDAY, February 2:
Moldova: Autonomous Moldovan region of Gagauzia holds referendum, although a Moldovan court ruled that doing so is unconstitutional.