27 May 2017
SOUTH AFRICA / ANC
Africa
Johannesburg: South Africa's African National Congress is due to discuss a motion of no confidence in President Jacob Zuma that has been filed by opposition parties in parliament during the national...
AP covering (on merit).
27 May 2017
PHILIPPINES / DUTERTE
Asia
++Running Story - 27 May to 2 June++ Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has declared 60 days of martial law across the southern third of the country after IS-linked militants launched a violent...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
NORTH KOREA / TENSION
Asia
++Running Story - 27 May to 2 June++ Covering developments as relations between the Koreas are in one of their lowest ebbs now mainly due to North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
INDONESIA / CORBY
Asia
Bali: Australian citizen Schapelle Corby, who was convicted of drug smuggling and sentenced to 20 years in prison, is expected to be deported back to Australia. After nine years behind bars, Corby...
AP covering. AP planning LIVE.
27 May 2017
CHINA / GO SUMMIT
Asia
Wuzhen: Third and final match between China's top Go player Ke Jie and Alpha Go.
AP covering. AP accessing LIVE.
27 May 2017
ASIA / RAMADAN
Asia
Various: Muslims in Asia start the Holy month of Ramadan. Covering preps and first breaking of fast in Karachi, Jakarta, Kabul. The actual day will depend on moon sighting.
AP planning LIVE.
27 May 2017
UK / ATTACK
Europe
++Running Story - 27 May to 2 June++ Investigation continues after a concert bombing in Manchester that left 22 people dead.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
UK / ELECTIONS
Europe
++Running Story - 27 May to 2 June++ Britain's political parties step up campaigning following a suspension after the Manchester concert attack, ahead of a general election on June 8.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
ITALY / G7
Europe
Taormina: Final day of the G7 summit. 0630 GMT - Welcome Ceremony with outreach countries. 0710 GMT - Group photo. 0730 GMT - Working session with outreach countries. 0945 GMT - Working session....
AP accessing LIVE. Edits to follow.
27 May 2017
ITALY / POPE
Europe
Genoa: Pope Francis visits a factory and takes questions from workers, meets young people, visits a children's hospital and celebrates Mass in the port town of Genoa. - 0615 GMT - Arrival at Genoa...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
CZECH REPUBLIC / WINTON
Europe
Prague: A memorial plaque is unveiled at Prague's main train station in memory of parents of Czech Jewish children that Briton Nicholas Winton saved from Nazis during World War II. Some of those...
AP covering.
27 May 2017
RUSSIA / KITES
Europe
Moscow: 15th Moscow Kite Festival starts in an open air museum on the outskirts of the Russian capital.
AP covering LIVE (AP Live Choice).
27 May 2017
VENEZUELA / PROTESTS
Latin America
++Running Story - 27 May to 2 June++ Protests against President Nicolas Maduro's government are expected to continue as the country's chief prosecutor said this week 55 people have been killed and...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
BRAZIL / POLITICS
Latin America
++Running Story - 27 May to 2 June++ Covering developments after Brazil's president ordered soldiers to restore order in the country's capital after some government ministries were evacuated during...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
ARGENTINA / COMIC CON
Latin America
Buenos Aires: Thousands of visitors expected at the fifth edition of the Comic Convention, this year with a Star Wars parade, a cosplay contest, and a Q&A session with French director Luc Besson.
AP covering LIVE (AP Live Choice).
27 May 2017
SYRIA / FIGHTING
Middle East
++Running Story - 27 May to 2 June++ Kurdish-led forces advance against IS west of Raqqa, fighting continues between rebels and Syrian army in north, east and southern Syria.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
IRAQ / MOSUL
Middle East
++Running Story - 27 May to 2 June++ The push against IS slowly continues.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
IRAN / RAMADAN
Middle East
Tehran: Preparations ahead of the beginning of Ramadan which is expected to begin in Iran on Saturday.
AP covering.
27 May 2017
MIDDLE EAST / RAMADAN
Middle East
Various: Preparations as Ramadan begins around the region, pending moon sighting.
AP covering/accessing pictures. AP covering LIVE (AP Live Choice).
27 May 2017
US / TRUMP
North America
++Running Story - 27 May to 2 June++ Ongoing coverage after President Donald Trump enlisted his longtime attorney to join a still-forming legal team that will guide him through the intensifying...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
27 May 2017
Chris Cornell Funeral Arrivals
Arrivals at the funeral for Soundgarden lead singer Chris Cornell at Hollywood Forever Cemetery. Expected delivery - 0200 GMT
27 May 2017
Cannes Film Festival: 'Based on a True Story' Press Conference
Film festival press conference for Roman Polanski's 'Based on a True Story', about a bestselling author who gets involved with an obsessive admirer. Expected delivery - 1500 GMT
27 May 2017
Cannes Film Festival: 'You Were Never Really Here' Press Conference
Lynne Ramsey and Joaquim Phoenix unite for the tale of corruption and vengeance, 'You Were Never Really Here' - discussed at a Cannes press conference. Expected delivery - 1500 GMT
27 May 2017
Cannes Film Festival: 'Based on a True Story' Premiere
Premiere takes place for Polanski's 'Based on a True Story', which stars Eva Green, Emmanuelle Seigner and Vincent Perez. Expected delivery - 1900 GMT
27 May 2017
Cannes Film Festival: 'You Were Never Really Here' Premiere
Joaquin Phoenix expected to join his director Lynne Ramsay on the Palais red carpet for the festival premiere of the director’s latest Palme d'Or nominee, 'You Were Never Really Here'. Expected...
27 May 2017
Russia: Making Waves as Danish Musicians Play Underwater Concert
A Danish music group plays underwater concerts, creating an eerie, haunting sound that's described as out-of-this-world. 'Between Music' took years to research and develop their unique submerged...
27 May 2017
Australia: Trainee Fire Fighters Feel the Heat
It's the course that teaches fire fighters how to save lives and protect their own. And Australia's Queensland Fire and Emergency Services academy recently had its 100th group of recruits graduate.
27 May 2017
Tunisia: Beetle Threatens Date Palm Plantations
Dates are central to the traditions observed during the holy month of Ramadan, when many Muslims abstain from eating, drinking, smoking and sex from dawn until dusk. Most Muslims break their fast...
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