Press agenda on March 19

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover Monday March 19, 2018

Press agenda on March 19

World Bulletin / News Desk



ANKARA - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend draw ceremony for judges and public prosecutors at Bestepe Culture and Congress Center of Presidential Complex.

ANKARA - Erdogan also to chair Central Executive Board meeting of ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party.

ANKARA - Prime Minister Binali Yildirim to receive Azerbaijani group visiting Turkey for project bringing together children of Turkish and Azerbaijani martyrs.

ANKARA - Yildirim also to attend draw ceremony and meeting at AK Party headquarters.



LONDON - Experts from chemical weapons watchdog OPCW to arrive to test sample of nerve agent found in Salisbury incident.



BRUSSELS - U.K. Brexit Secretary David Davis to meet EU negotiator Michel Barnier in Brussels ahead of EU summit.



BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel meets Iceland’s Prime Minister Katrin Jakobsdottir to discuss bilateral ties and international issues.



IDLIB / AZAZ / AFRIN - Monitoring Turkey's continuing Operation Olive Branch against terrorist groups YPG/PKK-ISIL in Afrin, northwestern Syria after clearing the town center from terrorists.



BAGHDAD – On March 19, 2003, U.S.-led forces invaded oil-rich Iraq to topple the Saddam Hussein regime on claims of links to the al-Qaeda terrorist group and possession of weapons of mass destruction. 


Güncelleme Tarihi: 19 Mart 2018, 09:11