Al-Ahram Weekly Online   17 - 23 September 2009
Issue No. 965
Region
 
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

Devil in the details
In Gaza, Saleh Al-Naami finds the latest ideas coming out of Cairo for Palestinian reconciliation miss the core problems
Dividing war spoils
Israel's robbery of Palestinian property reaches new heights with Likud's latest illegal laws and subterfuges, writes Salman Abu Sitta
Dogged hero uncowed
Muntadhar Al-Zaidi, the Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at former president George W Bush, shouting "It is the farewell kiss, you dog," is out of prison but he says he now fears US intelligence agents will try to track him down and kill him...
The temperature rises
The resignation of Lebanon's prime minister designate Saad Al-Hariri has caused the country to slide back into political crisis, reports Lucy Fielder from Beirut
Nuclear threat to the Golan
Syria has accused Israel of burying nuclear waste in the occupied Golan Heights, presumably in tunnels dug in Mount Hermon. Bassel Oudat reports from Damascus
Trouble ahead?
As Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi celebrated 40 years in power, problems at home and abroad are besetting the Libyan regime, writes Atiya Essawi

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