Press agenda on October 17

Here are the main topics World Bulletin's English Desk plans to cover on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017

Press agenda on October 17

World Bulletin / News Desk

 

TURKEY

ANKARA - Prime Minister Binali Yildirim to speak at parliamentary group meeting of ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party.

ANKARA - Parliamentary group meetings of opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), Nationalist Movement Party (MHP), Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP).

ANKARA - Yildirim to meet CHP leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu.

 

POLAND

WARSAW - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to visit Poland, meet President Andrzej Duda, Prime Minister Beata Szydlo in one-day visit ahead of EU leaders meeting Thursday.

WARSAW - Erdogan to address Turkish-Polish business forum.

 

IRAQ

BAGHDAD - Federal forces move to secure areas around city of Kirkuk following withdrawal of Kurdish troops.

BAGHDAD - Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi to hold weekly news conference.

 

 

UNITED STATES

WASHINGTON - Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras to meet President Donald Trump, lawmakers.

 

 

 

GREECE

ATHENS - Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research (IOBE) to host a news conference on Greek economy.

 

 

 

NIGERIA

LAGOS - Biafran secessionist activist Nnamdi Kanu due in court for resumption of treason trial in Abuja.

 

UNITED KINGDOM

SPECIAL REPORT: Never-before-seen photos mark UK Black History Month

By Ahmet Gurhan Kartal

LONDON (AA) - A group of schoolchildren sit in front of dozens of photographs on display in the lobby area of south London’s Lewisham Library, listening to a staff member explaining what they are looking at.

 

SWITZERLAND

ZURICH - Play-off draw for European sides for next year’s football World Cup.

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