16 October 2017
KENYA / ELECTIONS
Africa
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Covering developments after opposition leader Raila Odinga said he planned to withdraw from the poll due to take place on 26 October.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
MOROCCO / STRIKE
Africa
Rabat: Doctors unions plan to strike over pay and conditions.
AP covering. Edits to follow (on merit).
16 October 2017
KOREAS / TENSION
Asia
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
JAPAN / US
Asia
Tokyo: US Deputy Secretary of State John J Sullivan visits Tokyo for deputy-level talks expected to focus on North Korea.
Coverage TBC. Schedule TBC.
16 October 2017
INDONESIA / GOVERNOR
Asia
Jakarta: Former cabinet minister Anies Baswedan is sworn in as governor of Jakarta. Baswedan defeated former Gov. Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama who was sentenced to two years in prison for blasphemy....
AP covering. AP planning LIVE.
16 October 2017
PHILIPPINES / EXTRADITION
Asia
Manila: Court hears a US extradition request for Russel Salic - a Filipino doctor accused by US authorities of plotting to carry out terror attacks in New York City. Salic denies the allegations that...
AP covering. Edit to follow.
16 October 2017
SPAIN / CATALONIA
Europe
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Spain has given Catalonia's president Carles Puigdemont a Monday deadline to clarify whether he declared independence in a speech to the regional...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
GERMANY / HUAWEI
Europe
Munich: World launch of the new Huawei flagship smartphone.
AP covering LIVE (AP Live Choice).
16 October 2017
LUXEMBOURG / EU FMs
Europe
Luxembourg: European Union foreign ministers hold their regular meeting in Luxembourg.
AP accessing LIVE. Edit to follow.
16 October 2017
ITALY / POPE
Europe
Rome: Pope Francis marks the UN's World Food Day with an address to G7 agriculture ministers at a time when hunger rates are on the rise for the first time in decades. ::0730g - Address.
AP planning LIVE. AP planning coverage. Edit to follow.
16 October 2017
AUSTRIA / REACTIONS
Europe
Vienna: Reactions to election results in Sunday's general elections.
AP covering. Edit to follow.
16 October 2017
SYRIA / IRAQ FIGHTING
Middle East
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Coalition forces on the ground are working on ways to evacuate an estimated 4,000 civilians still trapped in Raqqa. The coalition says some of those...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
US / IRAN
North America
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Following developments after US President Donald Trump was set announce his decision not to issue a certification that Iran remains in compliance with its...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
US / WEINSTEIN
North America
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Following developments as allegations of sexual harassment or assault by Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein continue to surface.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
There is currently no Planned Coverage information available