Media - 09:16, 07 March 2018 Wednesday
Press agenda on March 07

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Press agenda on March 07

World Bulletin / News Desk

 

TURKEY

ANKARA - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend program on International Women’s Day.

ANKARA - Prime Minister Binali Yildirim to welcome Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus’ (TRNC) premier, Tufan Erhurman at official ceremony. 

ANKARA - Presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin to hold news conference at Presidential Complex.

 

SYRIA

IDLIB/AZAZ/AFRIN - Monitoring Turkey's continuing Operation Olive Branch against terrorist groups YPG/PKK-Daesh in Afrin, northwestern Syria.

 

UK

LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May to meet visiting Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman.

LONDON - Home Secretary Amber Rudd to hold high-level security meeting over incident involving former Russian spy Sergei Skripal.

LONDON - Wiltshire Police to hold news conference as their investigation into the incident involving former Russian spy continues.

 

GERMANY

BERLIN - Turkey’s Culture and Tourism Minister Numan Kurtulmus and Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to attend opening of Turkish pavilion at ITB Berlin tourism fair, world’s leading travel trade show.

 

AUSTRIA

VIENNA - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to attend opening ceremony of Yunus Emre Institute in Vienna. He is also due to meet representatives of the Turkish community in Austria.

 

SWITZERLAND

GENEVA - UNHCR’s Special Envoy for the Central Mediterranean Situation Vincent Cochetel to update on the Central Mediterranean situation in a news conference at UN.

 

U.S.

NEW YORK - United Nations Security Council to hold closed-door meeting to discuss developments in Syria. 

 

ALGERIA 

ALGIERS - Council of Arab Interior Ministers to hold its 35th session in Algerian capital.

 

SIERRA LEONE 

FREETOWN - Sierra Leone to vote for its new president, parliament.