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Current issue | Issue 1164, (12 - 18 September 2013)
Thursday,19 October, 2017
Issue 1164, (12 - 18 September 2013)

Ahram Weekly

EGYPT

Calls for holding presidential elections ahead of parliamentary polls have gained momentum in recent days

The decision by the Salafist Nour Party to join the committee tasked with amending the constitution has surprised many commentators, raising suspicions that there may be calculations

Military operations in Sinai have shifted to a third phase in the fight against terrorist and jihadist groups there, Ahmed Eleiba reports

Will the Muslim Brotherhood be banned? Amany Maged sifts through conflicting clues

The Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis group has claimed responsibility for last week’s assassination attempt on Egypt’s interior minister, writes Ahmed Morsy

The Muslim Brotherhood has lost its support among the public, which fears a resurgence of the group’s terrorist attacks, writes Reem Leila

Where is the furniture of King Farouk’s bedroom? Ayman Barayez investigates

Claims surfaced this week of missing artefacts from Cairo’s Museum of Islamic Arts appearing on display at the Doha Islamic Museum in Qatar, writes Nevine El-Aref

There is wide rejection in Egypt of a US military strike against Syria, both in government and popular circles, writes Doaa El-Bey

Dozens of detained Muslim Brotherhood leaders face an array of charges, reports Ahmed Morsy

A new law is being drafted by the government with the help of activists, reports Mohamed Abdel-Baky

Demands to ban the trial of civilians in military courts has resurfaced, reports Khaled Dawoud

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