ANKARA (AA) – Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency’s English Desk plans to cover on Monday, Oct. 21, 2019 (coverage may change depending on developing/breaking stories):
ISTANBUL – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend TRT World Forum 2019 to be held under main theme of Globalization in Retreat: Risks and Opportunities.
ANKARA – Newly appointed Norwegian, Irish and Finnish ambassadors to Turkey to present their credentials to Erdogan at presidential complex.
ISTANBUL – Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to give a speech at TRT World Forum.
ANKARA – Following developments after Turkey-US deal, which paused Operation Peace Spring in northern Syria for 120 hours.
OTTAWA – Canadians to vote in country’s 43rd general election.
LONDON – British government is expected to bring legislation related to new Brexit deal to parliament as Prime Minister Boris Johnson was forced to send letter to EU for Brexit extension.
BARCELONA – Following protests in Barcelona over high court ruling that convicted separatist Catalan leaders.
NEW DELHI – Polling underway in India’s western state of Maharashtra and northern state of Haryana to elect members of state assemblies in first elections after right-wing Bharatiya Janata Party retained power in country’s parliamentary polls.
JAKARTA – President Joko Widodo and Vice President Ma’ruf Amin to unveil new Cabinet.
JUBA – Sudanese government, rebel groups to sign peace agreement.
ADDIS ABABA – UNICEF and Ethiopian government to release 2019 Situation Analysis of Children and Women in country.
MAPUTO – Opposition party Renamo to meet and decide on its next steps after they rejected results of last week’s general elections.
BEIRUT – Lebanese stage countrywide protests for fifth day in a row.
TRIPOLI – Following ongoing battles between Libyan rivals over capital Tripoli.
SANAA – Following latest developments in war-torn country.
ANKARA – Turkish Treasury and Finance Ministry to release Central Government’s Debt Statistics for September.