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4 December 2017 - 10 December 2017
Asia
KOREAS / TENSION
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes after Pyongyang launched a new intercontinental...
INDONESIA / VOLCANO
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering latest as Mount Agung continues to belch black-gray columns of volcanic dust and steam.
Authorities have told 100,000 people to leave an area...
MYANMAR / JOURNALISTS
Naypyidaw: Two foreign journalists already sentenced to jail for illegally flying a drone over parliament, return to court to attend hearing of another case filed against them.
Singaporean Lau...
CHINA / CANADA
Beijing: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.
JAPAN / OKINAWA
Tokyo: News conference about environmental and cultural threats from the contentious US air base relocation plan in Okinawa's Henoko Bay. .
Speakers include the US environment and cultural...
Europe
UK / BREXIT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering developments as the UK and EU 27 prepare for a crucial leaders' summit on 14-15 Dec, during which it will be decided if enough progress has been made...
EU / UK BREXIT
Brussels: British Prime Minister Theresa May is due to meet with European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker to present the UK's proposals on key issues such as the Brexit bill and border...
UK / MALLYA
London: Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya faces extradition hearing in London on Indian charges of financial wrongdoing.
EU / EUROGROUP
Brussels: Eurogroup finance ministers are expected to name a successor to current President Jeroen Dijsselbloem during their regular meeting.
BELGIUM / PUIGDEMONT
Brussels: Ousted Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four secessionist allies appear at extradition hearing.
SPAIN / CATALONIA
Barcelona: Campaigning starts for Catalan regional election called after the Spanish government seized control of the prosperous region in response to its lawmakers unilaterally declaring...
FRANCE / PANDA
Paris: Baby panda gets officially named in Beauval zoo ceremony with Brigitte Macron and Chinese first lady.
VATICAN / CLIMATE
Vatican City: The Vatican holds a competition for young entrepreneurs to come up with ideas for solving the climate change crisis as part of Pope Francis' efforts to being about a cultural revolution...
RUSSIA / CASPIAN SEA SUMMIT
Moscow: Summit of foreign ministers from Caspian Sea countries. Russia, Iran, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan will be represented.
RUSSIA / IRAN
Moscow: Iran's parliamentary speaker due to attend a conference on 'Parliamentarians against Drugs'.
RUSSIA / APPEAL
Moscow: Theatre director Kirill Serebrennikov appeals against the extension of his house arrest as he awaits trial on charges of embezzlement.
Latin America
ARGENTINA / SUBMARINE
The Navy announced on Thursday that the search for Argentine submarine ARA San Juan would continue but that rescue efforts had ended.
::Covering daily Navy presser Live.
Middle East
SYRIA / FIGHTING
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Syrian military fighting for Boukamal, IS's last urban stronghold in the country as UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva make little headway.
YEMEN / CRISIS
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ UN and humanitarian organisations warn Yemen still headed toward humanitarian catastrophe.
North America
US / MARIA ELENA SALINAS
Miami: Television anchor Maria Elena Salinas, one of the most recognizable Spanish-language journalists in the U.S., is leaving Univision News after more than 35 years, a decision greeted with...
World
WORLD / SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Continued coverage of allegations of sexual misconduct against well-known people in entertainment, media, politics and other professions.
Asia
KOREAS / TENSION
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes after Pyongyang launched a new intercontinental...
INDONESIA / VOLCANO
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering latest as Mount Agung continues to belch black-gray columns of volcanic dust and steam.
Authorities have told 100,000 people to leave an area...
CHINA / CANADA
Beijing: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meets with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Europe
UK / BREXIT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering developments as the UK and EU 27 prepare for a crucial leaders' summit on 14-15 Dec, during which it will be decided if enough progress has been made...
SWITZERLAND / IOC RUSSIA
Lausanne: The International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board meets and will make decision on whether Russian athletes will be allowed to participate in the PyeongChang Winter Games.
BELGIUM / NATO FMs
Brussels: NATO foreign ministers gather for two-day meeting.
IRAN / ISLAMIC CONFERENCE
Tehran: President Hassan Rouhani addresses the opening of the Islamic Unity Conference, a day before Shiites celebrate the birthday anniversary of Prophet Muhammad.
Latin America
BRAZIL / GENERAL STRIKE
Rio De Janeiro: Trade unions call for a general strike to protest proposed reforms to the pension system, new labor laws and President Michel Temer, whose approval rating is hovering around 3 percent.
ARGENTINA / SUBMARINE
The Navy announced on Thursday that the search for Argentine submarine ARA San Juan would continue but that rescue efforts had ended.
::Covering daily Navy presser Live.
Middle East
SYRIA / FIGHTING
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Syrian military fighting for Boukamal, IS's last urban stronghold in the country as UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva make little headway.
YEMEN / CRISIS
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ UN and humanitarian organisations warn Yemen still headed toward humanitarian catastrophe.
QATAR / INTERPOL
Doha: Global Conference on Trafficking in Human Beings and Smuggling of Migrants.
KUWAIT / GCC SUMMIT
Kuwait City: Regional leaders are expected to attend a two-day Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit, with Qatar also invited to participate.
World
WORLD / SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Continued coverage of allegations of sexual misconduct against well-known people in entertainment, media, politics and other professions.
Asia
KOREAS / TENSION
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes after Pyongyang launched a new intercontinental...
INDONESIA / VOLCANO
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering latest as Mount Agung continues to belch black-gray columns of volcanic dust and steam.
Authorities have told 100,000 people to leave an area...
CHINA / FORUM
Guangzhou: Fortune Global Forum opens – a three-day gathering of world business leaders.
Europe
UK / BREXIT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering developments as the UK and EU 27 prepare for a crucial leaders' summit on 14-15 Dec, during which it will be decided if enough progress has been made...
BELGIUM / NATO FMs
Brussels: NATO foreign ministers gather for two-day meeting.
GREECE / ANNIVERSARY
Athens: Demonstrations expected to mark the anniversary of the 2008 killing of a teenager by a policeman that sparked riots in the Greek capital.
SWEDEN / NOBELS
Stockholm: This year's Nobel Laureates give news conferences ahead of awards ceremony on Dec. 10.
::6 DEC - 1200GMT - This year's winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, Kazuo Ishiguro, gives...
Latin America
VENEZUELA / PARALLEL PROSECUTOR
Bogota: A dozen prosecutors who fled Venezuela with ousted Attorney General Luisa Ortega have landed in Colombia’s capital and from a small, temporary office are working with foreign judicial...
ARGENTINA / SUBMARINE
The Navy announced on Thursday that the search for Argentine submarine ARA San Juan would continue but that rescue efforts had ended.
::Covering daily Navy presser Live.
Middle East
SYRIA / FIGHTING
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Syrian military fighting for Boukamal, IS's last urban stronghold in the country as UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva make little headway.
YEMEN / CRISIS
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ UN and humanitarian organisations warn Yemen still headed toward humanitarian catastrophe.
KUWAIT / GCC SUMMIT
Kuwait City: Regional leaders are expected to attend a two-day Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit, with Qatar also invited to participate.
QATAR / FRANCE
Doha: French President Emmanuel Macron on one-day visit.
MIDEAST / DIPLOMACY
Jerusalem: Senior Israeli officials speak at the Jerusalem Post diplomatic conference.
World
WORLD / SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Continued coverage of allegations of sexual misconduct against well-known people in entertainment, media, politics and other professions.
Asia
KOREAS / TENSION
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes after Pyongyang launched a new intercontinental...
INDONESIA / VOLCANO
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering latest as Mount Agung continues to belch black-gray columns of volcanic dust and steam.
Authorities have told 100,000 people to leave an area...
THAILAND / CRITIC
Bangkok: Prosecutors decide whether to proceed with a case against prominent Thai social critic for allegedly criticizing a king who reigned almost 500 years ago. .
Insulting the monarchy, or...
NEPAL / ELECTION
Katmandu: Nepal holds second phase of national and provincial elections.
Europe
UK / BREXIT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering developments as the UK and EU 27 prepare for a crucial leaders' summit on 14-15 Dec, during which it will be decided if enough progress has been made...
SWEDEN / NOBELS
Stockholm: This year's Nobel Laureates give news conferences ahead of awards ceremony on Dec. 10.
::7 DEC - 0830GMT - The winners of this year's Nobel Prizes in Physics, Chemistry and Economics...
GERMANY / SPD
Berlin: Germany's Social Democratic Party holds convention, during which Martin Schulz will speak and then an election for party leader will be held.
BELGIUM / CATALONIA
Brussels: Pro-independence Catalan cultural organizations the ANC (Catalan National Assembly) and Omnium hold a major pro-Catalan independence demonstration.
VATICAN / XMAS TREE
Vatican City: The lights are switched on for the Vatican's Christmas Tree and the traditional nativity scene is inaugurated during a festive ceremony.
GREECE / TURKEY
Athens: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan makes two-day visit, his first trip to Greece since May 2010 when he visited during his time as prime minister.
AUSTRIA / OSCE
Vienna: OSCE's ministerial two-day meeting, with US Secretary of State Tillerson and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov expected to attend.
Latin America
ARGENTINA / SUBMARINE
++Running Story – 7-15 December 2017++ The search for Argentine submarine ARA San Juan continues but rescue efforts have ended.
::Covering daily Navy presser Live.
HONDURAS / ELECTIONS
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Various: Following developments as the government has imposed a curfew to prevent nighttime protesting by supporters of the main opposition candidate, Salvador...
COLOMBIA / SESSIONS
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his counterparts from Colombia and Mexico meet in Cartagena to discuss fighting organized crime and drug trafficking in the Western Hemisphere.
:: Joint...
BRAZIL / LULA CAMPAIGN
Rio De Janeiro: Former President Luiz Inacio "Lula" da Silva, the frontrunner for the 2018 presidential election, holds rallies in a few areas in Rio de Janeiro.
CHILE / ELECTION DEBATE
Santiago: Presidential candidates Alejandro Guillier of the Nueva Mayoria coalition and Former Chilean President Sebastian Pinera takes part in a presidential debate.
Middle East
SYRIA / FIGHTING
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Syrian military fighting for Boukamal, IS's last urban stronghold in the country as UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva make little headway.
YEMEN / CRISIS
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ UN and humanitarian organisations warn Yemen still headed toward humanitarian catastrophe.
World
WORLD / SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Continued coverage of allegations of sexual misconduct against well-known people in entertainment, media, politics and other professions.
Asia
KOREAS / TENSION
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes after Pyongyang launched a new intercontinental...
INDONESIA / VOLCANO
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering latest as Mount Agung continues to belch black-gray columns of volcanic dust and steam.
Authorities have told 100,000 people to leave an area...
INDONESIA / FORUM
Bali: Annual intergovernmental forum on the development of democracy in the Asia Pacific region, opens. .
Indonesia and Australia are co-hosting the event, which is aimed at promoting and...
Europe
UK / BREXIT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Covering developments as the UK and EU 27 prepare for a crucial leaders' summit on 14-15 Dec, during which it will be decided if enough progress has been made...
GREECE / TURKEY
Athens: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan makes two-day visit, his first trip to Greece since May 2010 when he visited during his time as prime minister.
FRANCE / BREXIT
Paris: AP interviews the head of Citigoup's France operations about the impact of Brexit on the company, which is hiring more people in France because of the UK's decision to leave the EU.
ITALY / POPE
Rome: Pope Francis pays homage to the Statue of the Immaculate Conception at the Spanish Steps – traditionally the pope brings a wreath of flowers which a fireman then places on the statue of the...
AUSTRIA / OSCE
Vienna: OSCE's ministerial two-day meeting, with US Secretary of State Tillerson and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov expected to attend.
Latin America
ARGENTINA / SUBMARINE
++Running Story – 7-15 December 2017++ The search for Argentine submarine ARA San Juan continues but rescue efforts have ended.
::Covering daily Navy presser Live.
HONDURAS / ELECTIONS
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Various: Following developments as the government has imposed a curfew to prevent nighttime protesting by supporters of the main opposition candidate, Salvador...
Middle East
SYRIA / FIGHTING
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Syrian military fighting for Boukamal, IS's last urban stronghold in the country as UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva make little headway.
YEMEN / CRISIS
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ UN and humanitarian organisations warn Yemen still headed toward humanitarian catastrophe.
BAHRAIN / MANAMA DIALOGUE
Manama: Regional leaders gather to discuss key security issues at the IISS Manama Dialogue.
World
WORLD / SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
++Running Story – 2 - 8 December 2017++ Continued coverage of allegations of sexual misconduct against well-known people in entertainment, media, politics and other professions.
Asia
KOREAS / TENSION
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes after Pyongyang launched a new intercontinental...
INDIA / GUJARAT ELECTION
Various: First phase of two-phase assembly elections in Western Gujarat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state. Results are expected on December 18.
Europe
UK / BREXIT
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Covering developments as the UK and EU 27 prepare for a crucial leaders' summit on 14-15 Dec, during which it will be decided if enough progress has been made...
UK / BREXIT
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Covering developments as the UK and EU 27 prepare for a crucial leaders' summit on 14-15 Dec, during which it will be decided if enough progress has been made...
YEMEN / CRISIS
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Latest in Sanaa, Aden, and Taiz after Houthi rebels killed their former ally and ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh. Rumors that Saleh's son could return to Yemen...
NORWAY / NOBEL
Oslo: The president of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, gives a news conference as organisation prepares to receive this year's Nobel Peace Prize.
::News conference at...
FRANCE / DEMO
Paris: Demonstrators hold a protest in opposition to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who is expected to visit France on Dec. 10.
GERMANY / PARADE
Berlin: A giant Christmas cake parade takes place during annual festive market.
FRANCE / FUNERAL
Paris: France's biggest rock star for more than half a century, Johnny Hallyday, is laid to rest in an elaborate funeral, which will see his funeral cortege parade down the Champs Elysees and French...
SERBIA / MEETING
Belgrade: Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic hosts his Greek, Bulgarian and Romanian counterparts to discuss economic cooperation, reginal stability and EU integration.
::Meeting starts at...
RUSSIA / NAVALNY
Novokuznetsk: Alexei Navalny gathers supporters in a major mining and industrial city in south-west Siberia for his first rally since President Vladimir Putin announced he would run for re-election...
Latin America
ARGENTINA / SUBMARINE
++Running Story – 7-15 December 2017++ The search for Argentine submarine ARA San Juan continues but rescue efforts have ended.
::Covering daily Navy presser Live.
HONDURAS / ELECTIONS
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Various: Following developments as the government has imposed a curfew to prevent nighttime protesting by supporters of the main opposition candidate, Salvador...
Middle East
SYRIA / FIGHTING
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ UN-sponsored Syria talks in Geneva making little headway. Fighting in parts of Syria despite various peace talks, Syrian government carrying out offensives...
EGYPT / ARAB LEAGUE
Cairo: Arab League convenes emergency meetings to discuss US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
EGYPT / TOMBS
Luxor: The Egyptian Minister of Antiquities Khaled al-Anani announces the discovery of two tombs, one of them with an intact wall painting.
Both tombs have a number of distinguished coloured...
JORDAN / CHRISTMAS TREE
Fouheis: Jordan's Christian community leaders attend the lighting of the Christmas Tree at the Baptism Site.
World
WORLD / JERUSALEM
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Latest following US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
WORLD / SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Continued coverage of allegations of sexual misconduct against well-known people in entertainment, media, politics and other professions.
Asia
KOREAS / TENSION
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes after Pyongyang launched a new intercontinental...
TAIWAN / SPACE
Taipei: Taiwan will hold its first space out competition following the lead of South Korea with the aim of promoting a life free from stress and digital overload.
The competition encourages...
Europe
UK / BREXIT
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Covering developments as the UK and EU 27 prepare for a crucial leaders' summit on 14-15 Dec, during which it will be decided if enough progress has been made...
YEMEN / CRISIS
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Latest in Sanaa, Aden, and Taiz after Houthi rebels killed their former ally and ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh. Rumors that Saleh's son could return to Yemen...
FRANCE / ISRAEL
Paris: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is expected to meet French President Emmanuel Macron in Paris amidst international protests against Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as...
ITALY / DEMO
Rome: The leader of the right-wing Northern League party, Matteo Salvini, leads a demonstration against a law currently pending in the senate which would bestow Italian citizenship on children born...
ITALY / TIGHTROPE
Rome: A tightrope walker traverses the river Tiber on a 135-meter steel cable positioned 20 meters over the water, the first time such a feat has been attempted.
NORDICS / NOBELS
Stockholm/Oslo: The Nobel prizes awards ceremony and banquet is held in Stockholm while the annual torch-lit march for this year's Peace Prize Laureate takes place is Oslo.
UKRAINE / SAAKASHVILI RALLY
Kiev: Thousands are expected to attend an anti-corruption rally called on by Mikheil Saakashvili.
NORWAY / TORCH MARCH
Oslo: Traditional torch march in the streets of Oslo to celebrate the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.
Latin America
ARGENTINA / SUBMARINE
++Running Story – 7-15 December 2017++ The search for Argentine submarine ARA San Juan continues but rescue efforts have ended.
::Covering daily Navy presser Live.
PANAMA / CHRISTMAS PARADE
Panama City: Annual Christmas parade.
HONDURAS / ELECTIONS
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Various: Following developments as the government has imposed a curfew to prevent nighttime protesting by supporters of the main opposition candidate, Salvador...
VENEZUELA / ELECTIONS
Caracas: Venezuelans will head to the polls to choose mayors in a race being boycotted by large sectors of the opposition who believe President Nicolas Maduro's government is relying on voter fraud...
Middle East
IRAN / PRESIDENT
Tehran: President Hassan Rouhani is scheduled to submit the next Iranian fiscal year's budget bill to the parliament and seek approval from MPs.
He will address parliament before submission of...
LEBANON / CHRISTMAS
Beirut: An outdoor Christmas Concert featuring 100 musicians and vocalists celebrates the lighting of Beirut Municipality's Christmas Tree.
World
WORLD / JERUSALEM
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Latest following US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
WORLD / SEXUAL MISCONDUCT
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Continued coverage of allegations of sexual misconduct against well-known people in entertainment, media, politics and other professions.
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