Press agenda on October 15

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018

Press agenda on October 15

TURKEY

ANKARA - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to receive Romania's Prime Minister Viorica Dancila in Presidential Complex. Erdogan and Dancila will also hold joint news conference.

ANKARA  - TurkStat to release unemployment figures for July.

SWITZERLAND

GENEVA - Turkey's Parliament Speaker Binali Yildirim to attend 139th meeting of Geneva-based Inter-Parliamentary Union.

UNITED KINGDOM

LONDON - Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to meet with U.K. Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt.

GERMANY

BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel to address annual meeting of Federation of German Wholesale and Foreign Trade (BGA).

SAUDI ARABIA

RIYADH - Speculation continues to mount regarding fate of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

LUXEMBOURG

LUXEMBOURG - EU Foreign Ministers to attend EU's Foreign Affairs Council. 

JORDAN

AMMAN - Jordan to re-open border crossing with Syria three years after it was closed.

SOUTH AFRICA

JOHANNESBURG - Former apartheid police officer Jao Rodrigues to appear in court over charges of murdering anti-apartheid campaigner Ahmed Timol in 1971.

SOUTH SUDAN

JUBA - South Africa’s Deputy President David Mabuza to hold talks with South Sudanese President Salva Kiir and opposition leaders in capital Juba to discuss implementation of recently signed peace deal.

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