Al-Ahram Weekly   Al-Ahram Weekly
30 March - 5 April 2000
Issue No. 475
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875 Issues navigation Current Issue Previous Issue Back Issues

Beyond the dole-cracy
The Africans of Senegal have real political maturity, as well as cellphones, writes Gamal Nkrumah

Lost hope
Fleeing economic collapse in Albania for greener pastures, the flood of illegal immigrants in Western Europe has become an issue of international concern, Zeina Takieddine reports from Albania

A week in the world
Hot water
By Peter Snowdon

Valdimir Putin The devil they don't know
The victory of Vladimir Putin in Russia's presidential election last Sunday came as no surprise, but the ex-KGB officer's human rights record remains the real wild card in Russia's future, writes Abdel-Malek Khalil from Moscow

Voter volatility and Arab Americans
Every vote and every group will count in the 2000 US presidential elections, writes James Zogby

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