Press agenda on November 06

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018

Press agenda on November 06

TURKEY

ANKARA -  President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend the parliamentary group meeting of ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party. Erdogan also due to attend a tree planting event in capital Ankara.

ISTANBUL - Environment and Urbanization Minister Murat Kurum to attend Sign of the City Awards ceremony.

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

JAPAN

TOKYO - Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Speaker of House of Councillors Chuichi Date.

TOKYO - Cavusoglu also to meet Japan’s Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Hiroshige Seko, political party representatives and businesspeople. 

US

WASHINGTON - Americans across the U.S. head to polls to vote in midterm elections.

GERMANY

BERLIN - German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas to meet Secretary-General of Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland.

IRAN

TEHRAN - Following U.S. reintroduction of oil sanctions on Iran.

SYRIA

ALEPPO - Following developments in Syrian civil war.

PAKISTAN

ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Imran Khan is expected to receive U.S. Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asia Alice Wells. She will also to meet senior Pakistani officials as part of her official visit.

ISLAMABAD - Cabinet ministers to hold news conference on their agreements with China during Khan’s visit to Beijing.

SOUTH AFRICA

JOHANNESBURG - Follow up on reports that South Africa has delayed a deal to sell shares of its military equipment manufacturing company Denel after killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Kashoggi.

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