Al-Ahram Weekly Online   14 - 20 February 2008
Issue No. 884
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

The illegitimacy of striking Iran
There is no justification in international law for pre-emptive strikes of any nature, writes Perihan Abou Zeid
Invincible no more
Now even by its own admission, the 2006 war on Lebanon proved that Israel's regional pre-eminence has collapsed, writes Galal Nassar
Strategic issues exposed
The popular rush on the Gaza-Egypt border has raised questions that Israel and the US would rather stifle, writes Nicola Nasser
Arab vaudeville
It used to be good for thrills and spills, but the Arab scene is no longer even laughable, writes Amin Howeidi

Death in Iraq

Close up:
Falling apart
By Salama A Salama

Tri-coloured Valentine

This week:
Ragaa El-Naqash

Cartoon by Gomaa

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