Sunday,22 October, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1213, (11 -17 September 2014)
Sunday,22 October, 2017
Issue 1213, (11 -17 September 2014)

Ahram Weekly

EGYPT

The number of people outside prison refusing food in solidarity with hunger-striking detainees is growing, and with it the pressure on the authorities to release those held. Amira Howeidy reports

Confidence-building measures are key to resolving the dispute between Egypt and Ethiopia over the Renaissance Dam, writes Doaa El-Bey

President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi appoints an advisory council. Reem Leila reports

Amirah Ibrahim joins foreign military attachés at the site of dredging for the new Suez Canal

A lawsuit seeking to postpone parliamentary elections has taken political forces by surprise as they scramble to form alliances ahead of the poll. Gamal Essam El-Din reports

Former prime minister Kamal Al-Ganzouri emerges as a key player in attempts to forge election alliances ahead of the parliamentary poll

UNESCO is to help Egypt preserve its cultural heritage, sprucing up construction work on two museums. Nevine El-Aref reports

Amany Maged asks what strategy religious institutions should adopt in confronting extremist groups

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