ANKARA (AA) – Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency’s English Desk plans to cover on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2020 (coverage may change depending on developing/breaking stories):
ELAZIG – Following search, rescue efforts after 6.8 earthquake in eastern Turkey.
ALGIERS – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to hold joint news conference with Algerian counterpart Abdelmadjid Tebboune following their bilateral meeting.
ALGIERS – Erdogan also due to attend Turkey-Algeria Business Forum after meeting with Algeria’s president of council of nation and president of national people’s assembly.
WUHAN – Following developments on novel coronavirus pandemic.
ALEPPO/IDLIB/RAQQA/HASAKAH – Monitoring developments after cease-fire brokered by Turkey and Russia came into effect in Idlib, which was targeted by Bashar al-Assad regime and allies.
TRIPOLI/MOSCOW/ANKARA – Monitoring developments on diplomatic initiatives carried out to find solution to Libya crisis following Berlin Conference, as well as on cease-fire process.
MELBOURNE – Sports desk to follow 2020 Australian Open 4th Round in men's and women's singles.
Industrial flour products can generate $1B for Turkey
By Gokhan Ergocun
ISTANBUL (AA) – Turkey's main flour exports reached its limits in 2019 and income from exports in this sector can be doubled by selling industrial flour products, such as biscuits and frozen dough, said the director of the International Association of Operative Millers (IAOM) Eurasia.
Failing on plant health can bring total desertification
By Burak Bir
ANKARA (AA) – If ensuring plant health will not be successful against threats such as climate change, pesticides and degraded ecosystem, the world may face total desertification, according to a biodiversity expert.