Thursday,19 October, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1365, (19 - 25 October 2017)
Thursday,19 October, 2017
Issue 1365, (19 - 25 October 2017)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

Behind the façade of Kurdish unity, cracks are showing, helping Iraqi government forces to regain control over strategic territories, writes Salah Nasrawi

As Iraqi government forces entered the northern Iraqi city of Kirkuk this week, local residents came out to greet them with celebrations in the streets, reports Nermeen Al-Mufti in Kirkuk

Turkey’s military intervention could prevent or accelerate the destruction of northern Syria, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The visa crisis between Washington and Ankara signals unprecedented tension between the two ostensible NATO allies, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

Libya’s competing political domains haggle over details while the possibility of renewed civil war looms should a fresh national accord fail to materialise, writes Kamel Abdallah

French candidate Audrey Azoulay has been elected the new director-general of UNESCO in the wake of last week’s decision by the US and Israel to leave the organisation, reports

By declining to certify Tehran’s compliance, Trump has angered key European allies by threatening to quit the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, reports Khaled Dawoud

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