Press agenda on June 1

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover on Thursday, June 1, 2017

Press agenda on June 1

World Bulletin / News Desk


TURKEY

ANKARA - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to receive Prime Minister Binali Yildirim at presidential palace.

ANKARA - Erdogan to address a meeting with of village, neighbourhood leaders at palace.

ANKARA - Yildirim to meet representatives of workers, civil servants unions at Cankaya Palace.

ISTANBUL - Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci to announce export figures for May.

 

NORTHERN CYPRUS

LEFKOSA - President Mustafa Akinci to receive Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu, followed by news conference.

LEFKOSA - Parliament Speaker Sibel Siber, Prime Minister Huseyin Ozgurgun, Foreign Minister Tahsin Ertugruloglu to meet Cavusoglu.

 

GERMANY

BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet China’s Prime Minister Li Keqiang to discuss economic, political ties.

LEIPZIG - International Transport Forum's 2017 Summit. Turkish Transport Minister Ahmet Arslan to attend.

 

UNITED STATES

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump expected to announce decision on Paris Climate Accord.

SPECIAL REPORT:

Anti-Islamophobia program faces legal backlash in US

By Michael Hernandez

WASHINGTON (AA) - A California school district’s plan to combat what activists and school officials call an epidemic of Islamophobic bullying may be derailed as a coalition of opponents prepares to challenge the proposal in court.

 

SENEGAL

DAKAR - Save the Children report launched on International Children’s Day says 700 million “robbed of childhood” through conflict, poverty among other factors.

 

PHILIPPINES

ZAMBOANGA CITY - 10 soldiers killed in “friendly fire” airstrike as government forces battle to retake Marawai City in south from Daesh-tied militants.

 

UNITED KINGDOM

LONDON - New book by The Lord of the Rings author J.R.R. Tolkien released.

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