Saturday,25 May, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1295, (12 - 18 May 2016)
Saturday,25 May, 2019
Issue 1295, (12 - 18 May 2016)

Ahram Weekly


Cairo is no closer to securing a greater share of power for its allies in the UN-sponsored Libyan National Unity Government, writes Dina Ezzat

Egypt will be busy with several regional and African issues in May, during its one-month chairmanship of the UN Security Council, reports Doaa El-Bey

Italy says cooperation with Egyptian investigators is back on track, reports Ahmed Morsy

The identity of those responsible for Sunday’s attack in Helwan that left eight policemen dead is the subject of fevered speculation, reports Ahmed Morsy

Mai Samih talks to residents of Al-Rewayei Street after a fire engulfed a hotel

Cairo is in the process of buying a military reconnaissance and monitoring satellite from France, reports Ahmed Eleiba

The prime minister has told parliament that President Al-Sisi’s decision to extend a state of emergency in parts of Sinai is important for fighting terrorism, reports Gamal Essam El-Din

President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi’s announcement of a continued state of emergency in Sinai is fuelling debate, reports Ahmed Eleiba

Reem Leila reviews the final draft of a health insurance bill submitted to parliament for ratification

The stand-off between the Press Syndicate and the Ministry of Interior has entered its third week with no end in sight, reports Mohamed Abdel-Baky

Legal experts argue that the prosecution-general’s right to prevent the publication of news needs to be restricted, reports Mona El-Nahhas

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