- Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency’s English Desk plans to cover on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to attend 7th regular provincial congress of ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party via video conference.

ANKARA – Following latest developments in Eastern Mediterranean.

ANKARA – Following latest developments on novel coronavirus outbreak in Turkey, worldwide.


BAKU – Monitoring developments following deal ending Armenia’s occupation of Azerbaijani territory of Nagorno-Karabakh.


JAKARTA – Monitoring 37th summit of Association of Southeast Asian Nations.


ISTANBUL – Sports desk to follow Formula 1 DHL Turkish Grand Prix 2020 qualifying stage at Intercity Istanbul Park before Sunday’s race.


Tourism in time of pandemic: Turkey replaces virus-locked Europe

By Merve Berker and Tuba Sahin

ANKARA (AA) – Refused entry to Europe due to travel restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic, tourists veered toward Turkey, a country of vast attractions with its cuisine, natural wonders, and high-quality ski slopes.


COVID-19 may cause severe symptoms in diabetics: expert

By Gozde Bayar

ANKARA (AA) – People living with diabetes are not more likely to catch the novel coronavirus, but the virus can cause more severe symptoms and complications in diabetics, a Turkish medical expert said on World Diabetes Day.


Muslims feel ‘alienated’ in France

By Cindi Cook

PARIS (AA) – Straight after France was targeted by a series of terrorist attacks this fall, President Emmanuel Macron met with other EU leaders to address the bloc’s response to the threat.

EU migration pact: Fair burden sharing?

By Rabia Iclal Turan

ANKARA (AA) – European Union member states have long been sharply divided on migration, with some members, such as Italy and Greece, call on others to share the burden.

Source: Anadolu Agency