Press agenda on November 02

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018

Press agenda on November 02

TURKEY

ANKARA - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to chair his ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party’s Central Decision and Executive Board meeting.

ISTANBUL - Following case of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi and national and international reactions.

UNITED STATES

WASHINGTON - Newly-formed campaign Justice for Jamal Khashoggi to host a memorial service for slain Saudi journalist at Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. Khashoggi's fiance Hatice Cengiz will deliver remark via video.

KAZAKHSTAN

ASTANA - Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to attend meeting of Commonwealth of the Independent States (CIS) Heads of Government Council.

EGYPT

CAIRO - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to meet Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi. 

INDONESIA

JAKARTA - Following developments after passenger plane crash.

SPECIAL REPORTS

Journalist killings outside of conflict zones rising

By Fatih Hafız Mehmet

ANKARA (AA) - Killings of journalists outside of armed conflict zones are on the rise, according to reports.

Germany hardening line on Saudi Arabia and Khashoggi

By Ayhan Simsek

BERLIN (AA) - Germany is still waiting for a transparent and credible investigation from Saudi Arabia into the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and is ready to take action in light of new findings, a government spokesman has said.

US midterm elections: Trump's agenda at stake

By Michael Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AA) - With just four days until millions of Americans head to polling stations across the U.S., President Donald Trump is on a mission.

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