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AFPTV Agenda for the Week Ahead

We plan to file the following videos over the coming week. Please consult the daily advisories for additions and amendments.

-- SATURDAY MAY 14 --

ASIA-PACIFIC BEIJING: Output, retail sales and investment data for April released. STOCKSHOTS

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA ABUJA: French President attends regional summit focused on fighting the jihadist group Boko Haram.

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

DAMASCUS/ALEPPO: Monitoring conflict in Syria. TBC

BAGHDAD: Monitoring conflict in Iraq. TBC

KUWAIT/SANAA/MARIB/ADEN: Negotiations in Kuwait, ceasefire in Yemen. TBC

RAMALLAH, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES: Candle-lit ceremony by Palestinians marking the "Nakba" or "Catastrophe" of the creation of Israel.

EUROPE STOCKHOLM: Sweden hosts the 2016 Eurovision Song Contest. BANJA LUKA, BOSNIA: Demo against the leader of Republika Srpksa, Milorad Dodik.

RENNES, FRANCE: Protests rally against police brutality.

MADRID: Sunday marks 5th anniversary of birth of 'Indignado' protest movement. FILE; Analyst.

LUSATIA, GERMANY: Protest against coal mines. On merit. TBC

CANNES FILM FESTIVAL:

- Press conference with cast of 'Mademoiselle' (Park Chan Wook)

- Press conference with cast of 'Tordi Erdmann (Maren Ade)

- 'Mademoiselle' cast walk red carpet

- 'Toni Erdmann' cast walk red carpet

NORTH AMERICA

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA: "Angry Birds" movie premiere.

LATIN AMERICA

BRASILIA/RIO/SAO PAULO: Monitoring aftermath of impeachment process against president Rousseff.

SPORT

Sports coverage available to AFPTV Sport subscribers only:

MONACO: Football/L1. Monaco-Montpellier post-match presser

MILAN: Football/Serie A. Milan-Roma post-match presser

LYON, FRANCE: Rugby/Champions Cup. Racing 92-Saracens final post-match presser

RIO DE JANEIRO: Olympics 2016 athletics test event.

-- SUNDAY MAY 15 --

ASIA-PACIFIC

DAQING, CHINA: China's oil heartland is hit by the country's economic slowdown putting hundreds of thousands of jobs at risk.

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA: Adult lifestyle exhibition 'Sexpo'.

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

DAMASCUS/ALEPPO: Monitoring conflict in Syria. TBC

BAGHDAD: Monitoring conflict in Iraq. TBC

KUWAIT/SANAA/MARIB/ADEN: Negotiations in Kuwait, ceasefire in Yemen. TBC

FUJAIRAH, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: Bull fighting event. TBC

BEIRUT: Fourth annual fashion show by migrant workers. TBC

RAMALLAH, PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES : Palestinians commemorate the "Nakba" or "Catastrophe" of the creation of Israel.

EUROPE

WINDSOR, UK: Queen attends birthday celebrations.

LISBON: Tens of thousands expected on streets as Lisbon teams battle for title.

SAINT-NAZAIRE: Thousands gather to watch Harmony of the Seas cruise ship leave docking yard. CANNES, FRANCE:

- Press conference with cast of 'From the Land of the Moon' (Nicole Garcia) - Press conference with cast of 'American Honey' (Andrea Arnold) - 'Mademoiselle' cast walk red carpet. - 'American Honey' cast walk red carpet.

LATIN AMERICA

SANTO DOMINGO: Presidential election.

BRASILIA/RIO/SAO PAULO: Monitoring aftermath of impeachment process against president Rousseff. SANTO DOMINGO: General elections in Dominican Republic.

SPORT

Sports coverage available to AFPTV Sport subscribers only:

MANCHESTER, UK: Football/Premier League. Man Utd-Bournemouth post-match presser

SWANSEA, UK: Football/Premier League. Swansea-Man City post-match presser

LISBON: Football. Benfica and Sporting play the title on final day of Portugal league.

HONG KONG : Chan Yuen-ting is a successful woman in a man's world, the first ever female football coach to have taken a professional men's team to a top-flight title.

RIO: Olympics 2016 athletics test event.

-- MONDAY MAY 16 --

ASIA-PACIFIC

BEIJING: 50th anniversary of the start of the Cultural Revolution. FILE

BEIJING: His father killed himself in prison, he saw an old woman shot dead for singing a song. It was the making of him, says Chinese billionaire Huang Nubo, whose poems about the period are banned. And he dreads a repetition.

EUROPE

LEICESTER, UK: Parade of trophy around city.

VIENNA: Top diplomats discuss Libyan chaos.

LONDON: Angelina Jolie Pitt keynote address on refugee crisis.

LONDON: Winner of Man Booker International Prize for literature announced. TBC

ANKARA: Parliament's general assembly begins discussions on removing immunity of MPs. TBC

CANNES, FRANCE:

- Press conference with cast of 'Loving' (Jeff Nichols)

- Press conference with cast of 'Paterson' (Jim Jarmusch)

- 'Loving' cast walk red carpet.

- 'Paterson' cast walk red carpet

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

NAIROBI: Opposition demonstration against electoral commission. NAIROBI: Trial of five terror suspects linked to the attack at Garissa University in April due to resume.

NAIROBI: 'Pimped-up' buses known as 'matatus' are kings of the road here -- attracting passengers with their graffiti and pop music. PKG

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

DAMASCUS/ALEPPO: Monitoring conflict in Syria. TBC

BAGHDAD: Monitoring conflict in Iraq. TBC

KUWAIT/SANAA/MARIB/ADEN: Negotiations in Kuwait, ceasefire in Yemen. TBC

LATIN AMERICA

BRASILIA/RIO/SAO PAULO: Monitoring aftermath of impeachment process against president Rousseff.

SPORT

Sports coverage available to AFPTV Sport subscribers only:

LEICESTER, UK: Football/Premier League. Leicester City parade the Premier League trophy.

LONDON: Football/Euro 2016. Roy Hodgson reveals England Euro 2016 squad.

FEATURES HATHRAS, INDIA: Across India's rural heartland, lights are being turned on for the first time, as the government races to bring electricity to millions of villages by 2022. PKG

-- TUESDAY MAY 17 --

ASIA-PACIFIC

MACAU: The Global Gaming Expo Asia trade show to showcase latest gaming products and technologies. TBA

EUROPE VIENNA: Foreign ministers from US, Russia and other powers discuss the crisis in Syria

PARIS/LYON/TOULOUSE/RENNES : Nationwide protest against labour law reforms.

VIENNA: Social Democratic Party of Austria New Leader chosen. TBC

CANNES FILM FESTIVAL:

- Press conference with cast of 'Julieta' (Pedro Almodovar)

- Press conference with cast of 'Personal Shopper' (Olivier Assayas)

- Press conference with cast of 'Aquarius' (Kleber Mendonça Filho)

- 'Julieta' cast walk red carpet.

- 'Personal Shopper' cast walk red carpet.

- 'Aquarius' cast walk red carpet.

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

CAPE TOWN: South African President Jacob Zuma appears in parliament for quarterly question time. TBC NAIROBI: UN Security Council in Nairobi. NOUAKCHOTT: Decision of the Supreme Court in Mauritania on the cassation appeal of anti-slavery activists.

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

DAMASCUS/ALEPPO: Monitoring conflict in Syria. TBC

BAGHDAD: Monitoring conflict in Iraq. TBC

KUWAIT/SANAA/MARIB/ADEN: Negotiations in Kuwait, ceasefire in Yemen. TBC

RAMALLAH: Demonstrations to mark the Nakba. TBC

NORTH AMERICA

VARIOUS: Democratic primary in Kentucky, Republican and Democratic primaries in Oregon.

LATIN AMERICA

BRASILIA/RIO/SAO PAULO: Monitoring aftermath of impeachment process against president Rousseff

SANTIAGO : Presidential palace illuminated for International Day against homophobia. TBC

SPORT

Sports coverage available to AFPTV Sport subscribers only:

LISBON: Football/Euro 2016. Portugal squad revealed

BERLIN: Football/Euro 2016. Germany squad revealed

MADRID: Football/Euro 2016. Spain Euro 2016 squad revealed

BASEL, SWITZERLAND: Europa League final Liverpool-Sevilla pre-match presser and training

BIARRITZ, FRANCE: Football/Euro 2016. France arrive at their training base to prepare for Euro 2016.

FEATURES

SIDOARJO, INDONESIA: A mud volcano that erupted in central Indonesia a decade ago is still oozing its all-consuming sludge, but for some entrepreneurial locals it has provided an unlikely business opportunity. PKG

-- WEDNESDAY MAY 18 --

ASIA-PACIFIC

HONG KONG: Zhang Dejiang, chairman of the National People's Congress, attends a summit. TBA

TOKYO: January-March GDP data released. STOCKSHOTS

BANGKOK: Leicester City arrive in Thailand for summer tour. Arrival/presser. TBA

EUROPE

LONDON: Queen Elizabeth II at state opening of parliament. LIVE

BRUSSELS: Second trial of Khalid Zerkani opens.

PARIS / LYON / VARIOUS: Alliance union calls for protests against 'anti-police hatred'.

BRUSSELS: King Abdullah of Jordan visit with wife Queen Rania. LIVE

COLOGNE, GERMANY: Angela Merkel visits European Space Agency. On merit. TBC

CANNES FILM FESTIVAL:

- Press conference with cast of 'The Unknown Girl' (Luc and Jean-Pierre Dardenne)

- Press conference with cast of 'Ma'Rosa' (Brillante Mendoza)

- 'The Unknown Girl' cast walk red carpet

- 'Ma'Rosa' cast walk red carpet

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

MOGADISHU: The UN Security Council travel to Somalia to show support for elections scheduled in August. HARGEISA: The Northern Somali self declared state of Somaliland celebrates 25th Independence anniversary.

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

DAMASCUS/ALEPPO: Monitoring conflict in Syria. TBC

BAGHDAD: Monitoring conflict in Iraq. TBC

KUWAIT/SANAA/MARIB/ADEN: Negotiations in Kuwait, ceasefire in Yemen. TBC

LATIN AMERICA

BRASILIA/RIO/SAO PAULO: Monitoring aftermath of impeachment process against president Rousseff

SPORT

Sports coverage available to AFPTV Sport subscribers only:

BASEL, SWITZERLAND: UEFA Executive Committee meeting.

BASEL, SWITZERLAND: Europa League final Liverpool-Sevilla post-match presser.

BIARRITZ, FRANCE: Football/Euro 2016. France training and presser with coach Didier Deschamps.

BANGKOK: Leicester City arrive in Thailand for summer tour. Arrival/presser.

-- THURSDAY MAY 19 --

ASIA-PACIFIC

NEW DELHI: Vote counting and results of five Indian state elections. TBC

BANGKOK: Criminal defamation trial of British labour rights activist Andy Hall set to begin. TBC

BANGKOK: Leicester City in Thailand for summer tour. Parade.

EUROPE

PARIS/LYON/TOULOUSE/RENNES: Nationwide protests against labour law reforms.

PARIS: National Assembly debates and votes on state of emergency.

LONDON: Amnesty launches index ranking countries by public acceptance of refugees.

ROME: Interview with M5S candidate for city's mayoral elections.

BRUSSELS: NATO Foreign Ministers meeting. LIVE

BRUSSELS: Last day of King Abdullah of Jordan visit with Queen Rania.

CANNES FILM FESTIVAL:

- Press conference with cast of 'Baccalauréat' (Cristian Mungiu)

- Press conference with cast of 'It's only the end of the world' (Xavier Dolan)

- 'Baccalauréat' cast walk red carpet

- 'It's only the end of the world' cast walk red carpet

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

DAMASCUS/ALEPPO: Monitoring conflict in Syria. TBC

BAGHDAD: Monitoring conflict in Iraq. TBC

KUWAIT/SANAA/MARIB/ADEN: Negotiations in Kuwait, ceasefire in Yemen. TBC

NORTH AMERICA

SAN FRANCISCO: US court hears complaints against carmaker Volkswagen over its rigging of emissions tests. FILE

LATIN AMERICA

BRASILIA/RIO/SAO PAULO: Monitoring aftermath of impeachment process against president Rousseff.

SPORT

Sports coverage available to AFPTV Sport subscribers only:

BIARRITZ, FRANCE: Football/Euro 2016. France training and presser with players

BANGKOK: Leicester City in Thailand for summer tour. Parade. TBA

BANGKOK: Dej is set to defend his title in the first major MMA bout to be held in Thailand, a kingdom with a proud fighting heritage. PKG

-- FRIDAY MAY 20 --

ASIA-PACIFIC

TAIPEI: Tsai Ing-wen is inaugurated as Taiwan's first female president.

SENDAI, Japan: G7 talks among finance ministers and central bankers (until May 21)

PHNOM PENH: Cambodia marks annual "Day of Anger" to remember the victims of Khmer Rouge regime.

EUROPE

BRUSSELS: NATO Foreign ministers meeting. LIVE

ROME: US director Sofia Coppola behind new production of Italian opera "La Traviata".

CANNES FILM FESTIVAL:

- Press conference with cast of 'The Last Face' (Sean Penn)

- Press conference with cast of 'The Neon Demon' (Nicolas Winding Refn)

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

DAMASCUS/ALEPPO: Monitoring conflict in Syria. TBC

BAGHDAD: Monitoring conflict in Iraq. TBC

KUWAIT/SANAA/MARIB/ADEN: Negotiations in Kuwait, ceasefire in Yemen. TBC

TUNIS: Islamist party Ennahda holds its annual national congress, in which it will elect a new chief. LIVE TBC

AFULA, ISRAEL: Palestinian hunger striker Mohammed al-Qiq expected to be freed after being held in administrative detention. LIVE TBC

NORTH AMERICA

LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump addresses the annual NRA meeting.

LATIN AMERICA

BRASILIA/RIO/SAO PAULO: Monitoring aftermath of impeachment process against president Rousseff

SPORT

Sports coverage available to AFPTV Sport subscribers only

BIARRITZ, FRANCE: Football/Euro 2016. France training and presser with players.

SAINT-DENIS, FRANCE. Football. French Cup PSG-Marseille final pre-match training and pressers.

-- SATURDAY MAY 21 --

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

ABUJA: PDP holds National Convention to elect party's new leaders. YAMOUSSOUKRO: Massive pilgrimage expected to the Basilica in Yamoussoukro.

EUROPE

ANKARA: File footage of outgoing PM Ahmet Davutoglu ahead of AKP congress Sunday. FILE

CANNES FILM FESTIVAL:

- Press conference with cast of 'ELLE' (Paul Verhoeven)

- Press conference with cast of 'Forushande' (Asghari Farhadi)

- 'ELLE' cast walk red carpet

- 'Forushande' cast walk red carpet

LATIN AMERICA

VALPARAISO : Bachelet's annual address to the congress.

SPORT

Sports coverage available to AFPTV Sport subscribers only:

SAINT-DENIS, FRANCE. Football. French Cup PSG-Marseille final post-match pressers

MADRID: Football/Champions league. Atletico Madrid media open day ahead of the final vs Real Madrid.

-- SUNDAY MAY 22 --

SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA

NIAMEY: Municipal elections in Niger.

MIDDLE EAST & NORTH AFRICA

DAMASCUS/ALEPPO: Monitoring conflict in Syria. TBC

BAGHDAD: Monitoring conflict in Iraq. TBC

KUWAIT/SANAA/MARIB/ADEN: Negotiations in Kuwait, ceasefire in Yemen. TBC

TEL AVIV : French premier Emmanuel Valls visits. LIVE TBC

EUROPE

VIENNA: Presidential runoff between far-right candidate and Green-backed contender.

ANKARA: Ruling party chooses new party chairman to replace outgoing PM, Ahmet Davutoglu.

BRUSSELS: Ceremony to honor the victims of the Brussels attacks. LIVE

CANNES FILM FESTIVAL:

- Closing ceremony.

NICOSIA: Legislative elections

+ HIGHLIGHTS OVER THE WEEKS TO COME:

23-24 MAY

ISTANBUL: World Humanitarian Summit.

23-28 MAY

GENEVA: WHO holds annual World Health Assembly.

26-27 MAY

ISE-SHIMA, JAPAN: G7 summit

23 JUNE

LONDON: Brexit referendum.

26 JUNE

MADRID: Legislative elections.

29 JUNE

LUXEMBOURG: Luxleaks trial verdict.

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