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Current issue | Issue 1263, (17 - 30 September 2015)
Sunday,22 October, 2017
Issue 1263, (17 - 30 September 2015)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

As tens of thousands of migrants knock at Europe’s doors, still greater numbers of refugees remain stranded in Turkey, writes Salah Nasrawi

The cause of last week’s crane collapse on the Grand Mosque in Mecca is under investigation by the Saudi authorities, writes Hatem Ezz Eldin in Mecca

With Russia airlifting men and materiel to Syria, it seems the country has not learned from its 1980s experience in Afghanistan, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

By backing out from UN brokered talks, the Yemeni government in exile appears in favour of military escalation, Amira Howeidy reports

Erdogan has wagered that sparking a near civil war with the Kurds will win his party the majority he needs to rule supreme. But it may not work out that way, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

The UN General Assembly decision to allow the flag of Palestine to be raised outside UN headquarters is being lauded as a symbolic but important victory for the Palestinian cause,

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