NEWS

TUESDAY

The European Union holds a ministerial meeting on enlargement with candidate countries, including Cyprus, in Brussels. Agriculture Minister Giorgos Drys travels to Brussels for a meeting of EU agriculture ministers. The Institute of International Economic Relations (IIER) hosts a discussion on the conflict in Afghanistan and Central Asia at its conference hall, 16 Panepistimiou Street, at 6.30 p.m. Farmers hold rallies in Thessaloniki and Trikkala, protesting at low cotton prices, and demanding that tobacco subsidies not be reduced or abolished.