The Week Ahead is a detailed listing of key events of the coming week affecting RFE/RL's broadcast region
MONDAY, April 11:
: OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs visit Yerevan
(to April 12).
: Head of Pakistani intelligence General Ahmed Shuja Pasha visits the United States
and is expected to meet with the head of the CIA.
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari pays an official visit to Turkey
(to April 14).
: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev meets his Polish counterpart Bronislaw Komorowski
: Serbian President Boris Tadic visits Kuwait
: U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Affairs Robert Blake visits Dushanbe
: World Bank publishes its annual World Development Report
TUESDAY, April 12:
: U.S. Defense Threat Reduction Agency Director Kenneth Myers pays an official visit to Azerbaijan
: Fiftieth anniversary of Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's first-ever manned orbital flight
: Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin visits Kyiv
, meets Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych.
WEDNESDAY, April 13:
: OSCE Minsk Group co-chairs visit Baku
: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev pays a working visit to China, visits Hong Kong
(to April 17).
: Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk visits Kyiv
, meets Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov.
THURSDAY, April 14:
: NATO-Georgia commission on the foreign ministerial level to be held
on the sidelines of a NATO foreign ministers’ meeting in Berlin.
: Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visits Astana
to hold talks with Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbaev.
: An energy deal between Russian oil company Rosneft and BP
, under which a share-swap agreement will terminate, expires.
World: Leaders from Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa meet
in the Chinese coastal city Sanya for BRICS Summit.
FRIDAY, April 15:
: UN war crimes tribunal is scheduled to deliver its verdict in the cases of Croatian generals
Ante Gotovina, Ivan Cermak, and Mladen Markac.
SATURDAY, April 16:
: Foreign ministers of Azerbaijan, Iran, and Turkey to hold a meeting
in Urumiyeh, Iran.
: Serbian Progress Party (SNS) stages demonstration in Belgrade
calling for early elections.
: Prague Writers' Festival
opens (to April 20).
SUNDAY, April 17:
: Iraqi Foreign Minister Hoshyar Zebari visits Prague
(to April 20).
: Local elections