Media - 10:32, 07 December 2017 Thursday
Press agenda on December 07

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover on Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017

Press agenda on December 07

World Bulletin / News Desk

 

TURKEY

ANKARA - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan expected to speak on departure for Greece visit.

ANKARA - Prime Minister Binali Yildirim, Deputy Prime Minister Recep Akdag, Technology Minister Farouk Ozlu to attend meeting of Turkish Industry and Business Association (TUSIAD).

ANKARA - National, global reaction to U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

 

GREECE

ATHENS - Erdogan to meet President Prokopis Pavlopoulos in first visit by Turkish president in 65 years.

ATHENS - Erdogan to meet Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, hold joint news conference.

ATHENS - Official dinner for Erdogan, First Lady Emine Erdogan.

 

PALESTINE

GAZA/RAMALLAH - Demonstrations to be held in occupied territories to protest U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

 

EGYPT

CAIRO - Middle East reacts to landmark U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

 

GERMANY

BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet Libyan Prime Minister Fayez al-Sarraj for talks on political process in Libya, cooperation on migration.

BERLIN - Social Democratic Party congress to elect leader, consider coalition negotiations.

 

UNITED KINGDOM

LONDON - Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson to deliver counter-terrorism speech.

LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May to meet European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker for further Brexit talks.

LONDON - Leader of Turkey's Republican People;s Party Kemal Kilicdaroglu to meet Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn.

 

BELGIUM

BRUSSELS - Catalan pro-independence protest in wake of October's referendum, arrest of Catalan leaders.

BRUSSELS - EU Justice and Home Affairs Council to meet.

 

NEPAL

KATHMANDU - Second phase of national, provincial elections.