ANKARA (AA) - Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency’s English Desk plans to cover on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019 (coverage may change depending on developing/breaking stories):
ANKARA - President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend extended meeting with provincial heads of his ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party.
ANKARA - Following developments in Turkey's Operation Peace Spring east of Euphrates River in northern Syria.
IZMIR - Start of 2-day symposium focusing on problems of Turkish minority living on Greece’s Dodecanese islands.
NEW YORK - UN Security Council to meet on Syria behind closed-doors after Turkey's Operation Peace Spring.
BAKU - President Ilham Aliyev to receive Turkey's National Education Minister Yusuf Ziya Selcuk.
LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to meet his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar to discuss potential Brexit deal.
BERLIN - Chancellor Merkel to deliver remarks at trade union meeting in Nuremberg.
NOVI SAD - Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic to hold trilateral meeting with Zoran Zaev and Edi Rama, prime ministers of Northern Macedonia and Albania.
STOCKHOLM - Swedish Academy to announce Nobel Prize in Literature for both 2018 and 2019.
CAIRO - Following regional reactions to Turkey’s military operation in northern Syria.
BAGHDAD - Following situation after cautious calm prevailed throughout protest-hit country.
TRIPOLI - Following ongoing battles near country’s capital.
ALEPPO / IDLIB - Monitoring developments in Syrian civil war
ADDIS ABABA - Kenyan, Rwandan, and Ugandan heads of state to take part in grand opening of Unity Park, multimillion-dollar project within National Palace compound in Ethiopia’s capital.
JUBA - Chair of South Sudan National Pre-transitional Committee (NPTC), body tasked with implementation of peace agreement, to brief media on preparation of committee towards formation of unitary government.
BELGRADE - Fenerbahce Beko to face Serbia's Crvena Zvezda in Turkish Airlines EuroLeague 2019-20 regular season match.
'Depression common public health disease worldwide'
By Gozde Bayar
ANKARA (AA) - Nearly 800,000 people die due to suicide every year, or one person every 40 seconds, according to the World Health Organization (WHO).
Slaying of student rocks Bangladesh
By SM Najmus Sakib
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AA) - Huge protests erupted across Bangladesh after a university student was brutally tortured to death this week at the hands of fellow students aligned with the country's ruling party, for criticizing the government for making deals with India.
War-weary Russian public opinion questions strategic gains in Syria
By Zaki Shaikh
LONDON (AA) - Much like in the U.S., the public in Russia is also growing weary of ongoing conflicts and the prolonged involvement of their armed forces abroad.