Several countries in the region are planning to hold elections in 2010. Firm (and tentative) dates from IFES' Election Guide follow:
January 10 - Uzbekistan's parliamentary election (Round 2 in 39 districts)
January 17 - Ukraine's presidential election (Round 1)
February 21 - Tajikistan's parliamentary election
October 2 - Latvia's parliamentary election
November 7 - Azerbaijan's parliamentary election
Fall (date TBA) - Moldova's pre-term parliamentary election
Political observers also expect efforts to dissolve Ukraine's parliament and hold early elections after the dust settles from the presidential election.