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BC-EU--Europe Coverage,ADVISORY, EU

BC-EU--Europe Coverage,ADVISORY, EU

Here's a look at stories The Associated Press plans to cover in Europe on Wednesday, Nov. 29. Questions about coverage plans can be directed to the Europe Desk at eurdesk@ap.org.

EU-AFRICA SUMMIT — French President Emmanuel Macron, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and other European leaders meet with African leaders at a summit in the Ivory Coast, amid outrage over reports of modern-day slave auctions in Libya. UPCOMING: Developing, photos, video.

WAR CRIMES-CROATIA —The Yugoslav war crimes tribunal rules in an appeal to the guilty verdicts against six Bosnian Croats charged with war crimes against Bosnian Muslims during the 1992-95 war, as part of a joint criminal enterprise that also allegedly included leaders of neighboring Croatia, now an EU member state. UPCOMING: Developing from 0900 GMT hearing, photos, video.

ICELAND-WOMEN — More than 250 female politicians from 100 countries attend the annual Women Political Leaders Summit in Iceland to discuss best practices on leadership and women's participation in politics. Interview with the first female elected head of state. UPCOMING: 600 words by 1600 GMT, photos, video.

OPEC MEETING — With the price of crude at levels last seen three years ago, OPEC ministers prepare for a strategy session that will likely decide to continue pumping less oil for more dollars. By George Jahn. UPCOMING: 600 words by 1000 GMT, photos, video.

SYRIA TALKS — The Syrian delegation is expected to arrive for talks under UN mediation. The Chinese envoy lays out Beijing's position. UPCOMING: 200 words by 1400 GMT, more on merits; photos, video.

BREXIT — Michel Barnier, the EU's chief Brexit negotiator, addresses a security conference, then a business forum in Berlin. UPCOMING: 300 words by 1200 GMT, photos, video.

EUROPE-ECONOMY — The European Central Bank releases a twice-yearly financial stability review on possible risks to the banking system. By David McHugh. UPCOMING: 250 words by 1100 GMT, photos.

SPAIN-TAXI STRIKE — Taxi drivers across Spain stage a 24-hour strike to protest the increase in cars run by private companies offering cheaper ride-hailing services. UPCOMING: Developing from 1000 GMT street protest in Madrid.

SWITZERLAND-CNN MONEY — CNN Money Switzerland starts operations in what has been billed as the first country-specific offering by the CNN business network. UPCOMING: On merit after 1000 GMT news conference.


Updated : 2021-03-04 14:06 GMT+08:00