ANKARA (AA) - Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency’s English Desk plans to cover on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2020 (coverage may change depending on developing/breaking stories):
ANKARA - Following his visit to Anitkabir, country's founder Mustafa Kemal Ataturk's mausoleum, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to receive congratulations on Oct. 29 Republic Day at presidential complex, also to attend opening of National Struggle Exhibition on 97th Anniversary of the Republic at Nation’s Library.
ANKARA - Following latest developments in Eastern Mediterranean.
ANKARA - Following latest developments on novel coronavirus outbreak in Turkey, worldwide.
BRUSSELS - Leaders of EU member countries to hold virtual summit on COVID-19.
BERLIN - Chancellor Angela Merkel to address lawmakers at parliament on coronavirus crisis, EU efforts to combat COVID-19.
BAKU - Following clashes between Azerbaijan and Armenia in Nagorno-Karabakh region, Armenia's attacks on civilian settlements.
TRIPOLI - Following preliminary talks to find solution to end hostilities between Libya’s warring parties.
SIVAS, Turkey - Turkish football club Demir Grup Sivasspor to play against Israel's Maccabi Tel-Aviv in UEFA Europa League Group I match.
TEL AVIV, Israel - Turkish basketball powerhouse Fenerbahce Beko to visit Israeli team Maccabi Playtika Tel Aviv in Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Round 6.
Turkey’s national anthem gets Singaporean rendition
By Riyaz ul Khaliq
ANKARA (AA) - As Turkey celebrates its 97th anniversary, the Turkish national anthem has got a special Singaporean violin rendition, released by the Singapore Embassy in Ankara for the Republic Day, showing friendly ties between the two countries.
Turkish aid agency helps to conserve turtles in Gambia
By Mustapha K. Darboe
BANJUL, Gambia (AA) - With the help of Turkey’s state development aid agency, a hatchery in the West African country of Gambia released another batch of lively baby turtles into the sea early this week.
America’s Hispanics to turn nation blue on Election Day
By Jorge Antonio Rocha
WASHINGTON (AA) - Alienated and targeted by US President Donald Trump’s somewhat divisive speeches against them and other ethnic groups, Hispanics are now the largest non-white electorate in the US, and their growing voting power may be decisive in the outcome of the Nov. 3 presidential election.