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Current issue | Issue 1230, (22 - 28 January 2015)
Thursday,23 May, 2019
Issue 1230, (22 - 28 January 2015)

Ahram Weekly


Turkey has sided with the Islamic State group, to the ire of Washington, but Erdogan may not be immune to terrorist attacks staged by takfiri militants, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

As EU foreign ministers met in Brussels this week to brainstorm responses to Islamist extremism, demonstrations by a far-right group were banned in Dresden and other German cities,

A fatal error is being made as European politicians and movements like Pegida turn against the continent’s Muslims, writes John Keane

Russia’s proposal to host talks on the Syrian crisis in Moscow is going nowhere, despite its use of threats, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Pieter Stockmanstakes a look at the daily life of two families from Aleppo, now living in Istanbul, both struggling and worried about their futures

A prospective ICC probe into Israel’s actions in Gaza has released strong emotions across the political divide, Ahmed Al-Sayed reports from Gaza

The collapse of the US-led coalition against Islamic State forces in Iraq could only be a matter of time, writes Salah Nasrawi

With transitional President Hadi now cornered, Yemen’s Houthi have cemented their position as kingmakers and spoilers, writes Nasser Arrabyee

Talks in Geneva between rival Libyan factions could lead to the emergence of General Haftar as the new national strongman, writes Kamel Abdallah

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