ANKARA (AA) - Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency’s English Desk plans to cover on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019 (coverage may change depending on developing/breaking stories):
ANKARA – President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend his ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party's 29th Consultation and Assessment meeting.
BAGHDAD – Following anti-government protests erupted earlier this week across country to demand improvements in living conditions, end to corruption.
ALEPPO / IDLIB – Monitoring developments in Syrian civil war.
SANAA – Following latest developments in war-torn country.
TRIPOLI – Following ongoing battles in area surrounding capital Tripoli.
ADDIS ABABA – Millions of Oromo people, largest ethnic group in Horn of Africa country, to celebrate Ireecha -- annual thanksgiving ritual.
ANKARA – Galatasaray take on Genclerbirligi in capital Ankara in week 7 of Super Lig, Turkey's top-tier football league.
Human suffering takes new face in Afghanistan
By Shadi Khan Saif
KABUL, Afghanistan (AA) – The tenacious spate of bloody violence in Afghanistan claimed more than 3,000 lives on all sides in the past two months amid escalating fighting having surrounded the landmark presidential polls in the country.