REUTERS WORLD NEWS OUTLOOK

Following are some of the main world news events expected in the next week (all times GMT). Asterisks denote new listings.

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MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11

BRUSSELS - Eurogroup Meeting.

NEW YORK - "Italy Meets United States of America" summit. ** PARIS - French President Francois Hollande meets Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan (1400).

KUWAIT CITY - International conference of the Council for Arab and International Relations. ** NAIROBI - Kenya's first presidential debate expected to take place. Leading candidates Prime Minister Raila Odinga and Deputy Prime Minister Uhuru Kenyatta are expected to attend. ** PYEONGCHANG - U.S. and South Korean marines hold joint military exercise. ** JAKARTA - German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle meets Indonesian Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa. ** COLOMBO - Commonwealth Secretary General Kamalesh Sharma visits Sri Lanka (to Feb. 13).

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12

BRUSSELS - EU Economic and Financial Affairs Council meeting.

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Barack Obama delivers the annual State of the Union address.

PARIS - France to host meeting on Libyan security. Ministers and senior diplomats from the United States, Britain, Arab nations, the United Nations and European Union to attend. ** MEXICO CITY - European Parliament President Martin Schulz meets Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto (2145).

TEHRAN - International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team to visits Iran (to Feb. 14). ** MADRID - European Central Bank President Mario Draghi will meet Spanish Prime Minister-elect Mariano Rajoy (1500). ** MOSCOW - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov meets with Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi.

SARAJEVO - The Muslim-Croat federation parliament to vote on confidence to the current government.

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WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 13 ** ASHEVILLE, NC - U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to the Asheville, North Carolina, to discuss proposals, unveiled in the speech, that focus on strengthening the economy for the middle class and those striving to get there.

VIENNA - The U.N. nuclear watchdog and Iran will hold talks over Tehran's disputed nuclear programme.

BRUSSELS - European Economic and Social Committee plenary session (to Feb. 14). ** MADRID - Guatemala's Prime Minister Otto Fernando Perez Molina to visit Spain.

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THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14

MOSCOW - G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' Deputies Meeting (to Feb. 15). ** ATLANTA, GA - U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to the Atlanta, Georgia, to discuss proposals, unveiled in the speech, that focus on strengthening the economy for the middle class and those striving to get there.

MUMBAI, India - French President Francois Hollande to visit India (to Feb. 15).

LIMA - Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, Qatar's Emir, to visit Peru, meets President Ollanta Humala.

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15

MOSCOW - G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' Meeting (to Feb. 16). ** CHICAGO, IL - U.S. President Barack Obama will travel to the Chicago, to discuss proposals, unveiled in the speech, that focus on strengthening the economy for the middle class and those striving to get there.

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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16

VILNIUS - Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski to visit Lithuania.

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SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 17 ** CYPRUS - Presidential election.

ECUADOR - Presidential and parliamentary election.

ABU DHABI - IDEX 2013 - 11th International Defence Exhibition & Conference (to Feb 21).

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MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18 ** BRUSSELS - EU Foreign Affairs Council meeting. ** HAVANA - Colombian government and FARC representatives to hold next round of peace talks (to Feb. 10). ** NAIROBI - 27th Session of UNEP Governing Council/Global Ministerial Environment Forum (to Feb. 22).