Al-Ahram Weekly Online   2 - 8 July 2009
Issue No. 954
Published in Cairo by AL-AHRAM established in 1875

Chasing reconciliation
Dina Ezzat reports on the little progress made in pursuit of inter-Palestinian and Arab rapprochement
Seventh round?
Talks between Hamas and Fatah sponsored by Egypt have been delayed once again -- till 25 July, writes Saleh Al-Naami
Beneath the surface
Work on the second phase of Cairo's third metro line began last week, reports Reem Leila
Coordinated response
The Ministry of Health's new crisis management centre is to lead the battle against swine flu, reports Reem Leila
Same old story
NDP leaders say press reports that the party intends to nominate Gamal Mubarak as its candidate in the 2011 presidential elections in a matter of weeks are complete fabrications, reports Gamal Essam El-Din
Another blow to the Brotherhood
Security forces took the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood by surprise this week arresting several of the group's leading figures, reports Gamal Essam El-Din
Only one leak plugged
Although the struggle over the chairmanship of the Bar Association has ended, the battle between former and current syndicate chairmen continues, Mona El-Nahhas reports

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