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EUROPE NEWS AT 0700GMT

EUROPE NEWS AT 0700GMT

UPCOMING COVERAGE FOR THURSDAY, JAN. 14:
EUROPE-INTEREST RATES
FRANKFURT, Germany _ European Central Bank's governing council meets to set interest rates for the 16-nation euro zone. 1245GMT decision, followed by news conference.
GREECE-PROTESTS
ATHENS _ Students and police officers planning separate central Athens demonstrations in wake of last month's riots. Rallies scheduled to start 1000GMT. AP Photos.
OSCE-GREECE
VIENNA, Austria _ Greek Foreign Minister Dora Bakoyannis outlines her country's priorities as it takes over the rotating chairmanship of the 56-nation Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe.
GERMANY-BRITAIN
BERLIN _ German Chancellor Merkel meets with British Prime Minister Gordon Brown to discuss the economy. News conference planned for 0940GMT. AP Photos.
FRANCE-AIRBUS
TOULOUSE, France _ Airbus releases figures on 2008, including how many planes it delivered and sold.
FRANCE-PALESTINIANS
PARIS _ Tony Blair, the EU external relations chief and the foreign ministers of France and Norway hold talks on how to aid Gaza and the Palestinians. Starts 1830 GMT.
GERMANY-MALI
BERLIN _ German Chancellor Merkel meets with Mali President Toure. News conference at 1415GMT.
GERMANY-WAX OBAMA
BERLIN _ Madame Tussauds Berlin presents new wax Obama figure. 0830GMT. AP Photos.
GERMANY-STASI
BERLIN _ Chancellor Merkel visits former Stasi archive in Berlin to mark the 19th anniversary of storming of building. News conference 1045GMT. AP Photos.
BRITAIN-ACADEMY AWARDS
LONDON _ Nominations announced for the British Academy film awards, considered an important pre-Oscars bellwether.
The AP


Updated : 2021-04-16 10:05 GMT+08:00