Al-Ahram Weekly Online   1 - 7 November 2007
Issue No. 869
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Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

As the world forgets Gaza
Hyper-inflation and 80 per cent unemployment are the real target outcomes of Israel's siege on Gaza, writes Saleh Al-Naami
The wasteland
Palestinians trickling back to Nahr Al-Bared camp tell of a burned, looted scene of desolation, Lucy Fielder reports
Surge in Somali dissent
Amid intensifying factional infighting, human misery and humanitarian disaster, the Somali prime minister resigns, writes Gamal Nkrumah
Still on the edge
Diplomacy appears to be faltering as the Turkish-Kurd crisis continues to broil, reports Nermeen Al-Mufti from Baghdad
Turkey determined
Barring swift concrete moves to eradicate separatist Kurdish rebels in northern Iraq, a Turkish military incursion appears inevitable, reports Gareth Jenkins from Istanbul
Who's scuttling Sirte?
Tables turn as Darfur rebels cripple international efforts, reports Gamal Nkrumah

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