Press agenda on November 28

Here are the main topics Worldbulletin’s English Desk plans to cover on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018

Press agenda on November 28


ISTANBUL - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend meeting of OIC’s Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation (COMCEC) in Istanbul. He is due to meet Secretary General of OIC Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen. 

ISTANBUL - Erdogan also due to receive Malaysia People’s Justice Party leader Anwar Ibrahim. 

ISTANBUL - Vice President Fuat Oktay to host diner for guests attending OIC’s COMCEC meeting.

ANKARA - Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu to attend local magazine's symposium in Ankara.

ANKARA - Main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP) deputy chair Aykut Erdogdu to hold news conference at party headquarters.

ANKARA - Turkey's Central Bank to announce international reserves and foreign currency liquidity for October.

ANKARA - Turkish Statistical Institute to announce Research and Development (R&D) research results for 2017 and solid fuel statistics for September.

ANKARA - Following local and international developments in case of killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.


WASHINGTON - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James Mattis to brief senators on US-Saudi relations following murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in a closed-door session.


LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May to respond to questions on Brexit deal and future UK-EU relations at parliament.

LONDON - Westminster Magistrates Court to deliver its verdict on extradition case of FETO fugitive Akin Ipek. 


ASTANA - 11th round of Syria peace talks set to begin in Kazakhstan's Astana.


ALEPPO/IDLIB - Monitoring developments on Syrian civil war.


MOSCOW - Monitoring developments in Sea of Azov after Russia seized Ukrainian ships off Crimea.

MOSCOW - Energy Minister Alexander Novak to meet Iranian counterpart Reza Ardakanian.


GENEVA - Russian foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov to meet his Swiss counterpart Ignazio Cassis.


MAIDUGURI - President Mohammadu Buhari to visit Nigeria's northeastern city of Maiduguri, heartland of Boko Haram insurgency.