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The Weeks Ahead is a detailed listing of key events of the coming weeks affecting RFE/RL's broadcast region.
Religion - St. Patrick's Day, Mar 17
Russia - Presidential election, Mar 18
UN report on the human rights situation in Ukraine, Kyiv, Mar 19
EU - Foreign Affairs Council / Agenda, Brussels, Mar 19
NATO Secretary meets British FM to discuss the nerve gas attack on former Russian spy, Brussels, Mar 19
EPC - Building a secure and resilient Ukraine - Progress and challenges, Brussels, Mar 19
Russian FM Sergei Lavrov to visit Vietnam, Hanoi, Mar 19-21
Turkish FM to visit the U.S., Washington, Mar 19
Atlantic Council - Looking Ahead at the Next Presidential Term in Russia, Washington, Mar 19
Saudi Arabia - Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to visit the U.S., Washington, Mar 19-22
EU General Affairs Council meeting, Brussels, Mar 20
Trump hosts Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the White House, Washington, Mar 20
EPC - Marking the benchmarks - Promoting and enforcing the rule of law in the Balkans, Brussels, Mar 21
UNESCO - World Poetry Day, Mar 21
Russian FM Sergei Lavrov visits Japan Mar 21-22
EU - European Council, Brussels, Mar 22-23
UN - World Water Day, Mar 22
French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian will visit Ukraine, Kyiv, Mar 23
Freedom House - Countering Modern Authoritarianism, Washington, Mar 23
Pakistan - Republic Day, Mar 23
WHO - World TB Day, Mar 24
Global - Earth Hour, Mar 24
Turkmenistan - Legislative Elections, Mar 25
EU -Turkey summit, Varna, Mar 26
Czech Republic - Paul Ryan visits Prague, Mar 26-27
Azerbaijan - Iran's Hasan Rohani visits Azerbaijan, Baku, Mar 29
Iran - Independence Day, Apr 1
International Children's Book Day, Apr 2
Baltic presidents to visit President Trump, Washington, Apr 3
Turkey, Russia and Iran will hold summit on Syria, Istanbul, April 4
WHO - World Health Day, Apr 7
Hungary to hold parliamentary election on Apr 8
Orthodox Easter 2018, Apr 8
Freedom House - Nations in Transit Report, Washington, Apr 10
Azerbaijan - Presidential Election, Apr 11
AI - The Death Penalty Report, Apr 12
Montenegro - Presidential Election, Apr 15
Global - World Hemophilia Day, Apr 17
IMF/World Bank - 2018 Spring Meetings, Washington, Apr 20-22
Global - Earth Day, Apr 22
Armenia marks Genocide Remembrance Day, Apr 24
WHO - World Malaria Day, Apr 25
Bosnia-Herzegovina - Sarajevo Business Forum, Apr 25-26
Day of Silence 2018, Apr 27
Global - International Jazz Day, Apr 30