Anadolu Agency's English Desk has an extensive list of topics for coverage on December 7, 2023. The day's news is marked by a diverse range of geopolitical, economic, environmental, and social issues shaping current global affairs.
Israeli War and global politics
The Israeli war on the Gaza Strip continues, with over 16,200 Palestinians killed and significant infrastructure damage reported. Continuous Israeli army incursions and settler assaults are witnessed in the West Bank. In Lebanon, Amnesty International is investigating an Israeli attack on journalists. Simultaneously, Turkish President Erdogan is set to meet Greek leaders in Athens, and discussions on various international relations are planned across Europe, including Macron hosting Orban and Sunak meeting Rutte.
International Conferences and Meetings
The COP28 Climate Change Conference proceeds in Dubai, focusing on global climate issues. High-level meetings continue in Russia, with President Putin's activities and international cooperation forums highlighted. The Asia Pacific region features a bilateral security agreement between Australia and Papua New Guinea. Furthermore, China hosts the China-EU summit with significant discussions on cooperation.
Economic and Sports Updates
Economic reports from various countries are anticipated, shedding light on the global economic scenario. In the sports world, Tottenham Hotspur faces West Ham United, and Panathinaikos competes with Real Madrid in the EuroLeague.
Special reports focus on The Electronic Intifada's role in countering Israeli disinformation, the Turkish economy's progress under new policies, and a retired US general's support for the F-16 sale to Turkey.