Tuesday,12 December, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1257, (6-12 August 2015)
Tuesday,12 December, 2017
Issue 1257, (6-12 August 2015)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

Ahmed Al-Sayed writing from Gaza reviews reactions in the West Bank, Israel and the Gaza Strip to the horrific burning of infant Ali Dawabsha in a firebomb attack by Israeli settlers

Erdogan’s thirst for power has led him to roll back peace process gains with the Turkish republic’s most intractable dilemma: the Kurds, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

Crocodile tears in Ramallah highlight the complicity between the brutal Israeli occupation and the Palestinian leadership that survives on its back, writes Ramzy Baroud

Iraq depends on imported arms for its defence and in the fight against Islamic State, but its purchasing plans have been in trouble, writes Salah Nasrawi

UN Special Envoy to Syria Staffan de Mistura has come up with yet another round of talks in a bid to solve the crisis in the country, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Princess Auroba Bayzid Esmail Beg, a rights activist and former advisor to the governor of Nineveh, demands international protection for the Yazidi community in Iraq

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