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Current issue | Issue 1220, (6 - 12 November 2014)
Thursday,23 November, 2017
Issue 1220, (6 - 12 November 2014)

Ahram Weekly

EGYPT

Egyptian and Ethiopian officials are trying to boost bilateral relations in the hope of reducing tensions around Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam, reports Doaa El-Bey

A temple of the New Kingdom monarch Thutmose III was uncovered in illegal excavations in Al-Badrashein, writes Nevine El-Aref

Combating the spread of extremist groups dominated the agenda of President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi’s meetings with foreign dignitaries this week. Reem Leila reports

The buffer zone along the border with Gaza will be evacuated within a week. Ahmed Eleiba reports

Political economist Hana Ebeid tells Dina Ezzat why border governorates are such a cause for concern

Offers of reconciliation from Muslim Brotherhood leaders continue, writes Amany Maged

Ahmed Morsy asks about the repercussions of the would-be rapprochement between ISIS and Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis on Egypt’s national security

The new law re-drawing the boundaries of electoral districts is expected to be issued on 10 November. Gamal Essam El-Din reports

A presidential decree assigning the military to protect public utilities and buildings means more civilians will face military trials. Human rights groups warn the move is tantamount

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