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The Weeks Ahead is a detailed listing of key events of the coming weeks affecting RFE/RL's broadcast region.
EU-Uzbekistan Cooperation Council, Brussels, July 17
U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations - A Review of the State Department Reauthorization Bill for FY 2018, Washington, July 17
Iran - FM Mohammad Javad Zarif visits New York, July 17, speaks at the Council on Foreign Relations 2200 GMT
EU - Meeting of General Affairs Council, Brussels, July 18
Global - Nelson Mandela Day, July 18
Atlantic Council - Central Asia: US Foreign Policy at a Great Power Crossroads, Washington, July 18
Belarus - Latvian Minister of Foreign Affairs Edgars Rinkevics visits Minsk, July 18-20
Chatham House - Iran’s New Role in the Middle East, London, July 19
Iran and 5+1 joint commission's meeting, Vienna, July 21
Russia - President Vladimir Putin to visit Finland, Helsinki, July 27
Global - World Hepatitis Day, July 28
U.S. - Vice President Mike Pence visits Estonia, Georgia and Montenegro, Tallin/Tbilisi/Podgorica, July 30-Aug 2
Georgia - Vice President Mike Pence visits Tbilisi, July 31-Aug 1
Macedonia - Ilinden Uprising Day, Aug 2
International Forgiveness Day, Aug 3
Hiroshima marks the anniversary of 1945 nuclear attack, Aug 6
Pakistan - Independence Day, Aug 14
Afghanistan - Independence Day, Aug 19
U.S. - Total solar eclipse across U.S., Aug 21
Russia - National Flag Day, Aug 22
Ukraine - Independence Day, Aug 24
Moldova - Independence Day, Aug 27
World Water Week in Stockholm, Aug 27-Sept 1
Kyrgyzstan - Independence Day, Aug 31
Moldova - Language Day, Aug 31
Uzbekistan - Independence Day, Sept 1