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The Week Ahead: November 3-9

November 7 marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
November 7 marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
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, November 3:
Armenia/UK: Britain's Minister for Europe, David Lidington, visits Yerevan.
Azerbaijan/Hungary: Hungarian Foreign Minister Peter Szijjarto visits Baku (to November 4).

EU/South Cacuasus: European Parliament's foreign affairs committee holds an exchange of views with the EU special representative for South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia, Herbert Salber.
Georgia/Turkey: Turkish Parliament Speaker Cemil Cicek visits Tbilisi.
Global: Legatum Institute in London publishes its annual Legatum Prosperity Index.
WEDNESDAY, November 5:

EU: European Parliament's sub-committee on human rights holds a hearing on the human rights situation in the Western Balkans.
EU: European Parliament's committee on agriculture and rural development holds a discussion on Moldova.

THURSDAY, November 6:

EU/Central Asia: Brussels hosts a conference on the sustainable energy in Central Asia.
Kyrgyzstan/Kazakhstan: Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambaev visits Astana (to November 7).

Turkmenistan/Turkey: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan visits Ashgabat (to November 7).

UK/Russia: Chatham House in London hosts a discussion titled "The Sino-Russian Gas Deal and China's Gas Expansion."
FRIDAY, November 7:
SATURDAY, November 8:
SUNDAY, November 9:

Global: Dubai hosts the WEF's Summit on the Global Agenda (to November 11).

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