Press agenda on May 17

Here are the main topics World Bulletin's English Desk plans to cover on Tuesday, May 17, 2022.

Press agenda on May 17


ABU DHABI - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to visit Emirati capital to pay condolences following death of Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan.


WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden to travel to Buffalo, New York where gunman killed 10 people in 'racially motivated' supermarket mass shooting last weekend.

WASHINGTON - Secretary Antony Blinken to meet with Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias at Department of State.

WASHINGTON - Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis to address joint session of Congress at invitation of Speaker Nancy Pelosi.


LONDON - British government is expected to publish legislation to unilaterally change Northern Ireland Protocol.


BRUSSELS - Josep Borrell, EU’s high representative for foreign affairs, to hold news conference after EU defense ministers meeting.


BERLIN - German Chancellor Olaf Scholz to meet Liechtenstein's Prime Minister Daniel Risch.

BERLIN - German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock to meet her Danis counterpart Jeppe Kofod for talks on bilateral relations, international issues.


KYIV - Following war between Ukraine and Russia, international reactions.


TRIPOLI - Monitoring situation after Fathi Bashagha reportedly arrived in Tripoli to assume responsibility as prime minister.


BEIRUT - Lebanon's Interior Ministry to announce official results of parliamentary elections.


JERUSALEM - Cautious calm after night of confrontations between Palestinian protesters and Israeli army.


LONDON - The UK's Office for National Statistics (ONS) to announce unemployment rate for March.

ANKARA - Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) to announce house sales statistics for April.

LUXEMBOURG - Eurostat to announce unemployment rate for March.

LUXEMBOURG - Eurostat to announce first quarter GDP.

WASHINGTON - US Commerce Department to announce retail sales for April.

WASHINGTON - US Federal Reserve to announce industrial production for April.

WASHINGTON - US Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell to speak at event in New York.

Hüseyin Demir