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Current issue | Issue 1125, 6 - 12 December 2012
Sunday,24 February, 2019
Issue 1125, 6 - 12 December 2012

Ahram Weekly


With resistance gains in Gaza and UN recognition in New York, conditions have improved for Palestinian reconciliation. Will Abbas follow through? Saleh Al-Naami investigates

Israel is taking an unusual amount of flak on its latest settlements provocation, including from the United States

Coming elections in Israel are almost certain to produce a more extremist government even than Netanyahu’s governing coalition, writes Khaled Amayreh in occupied Jerusalem

Syria’s armed opposition has started targeting the country’s airports and seizing anti-aircraft weapons on the ground, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Russia’s position appears to have changed on the Syrian crisis, which could mean it is now distancing itself from the regime

Syrians often played host to refugees fleeing violence and persecution. Today, they are the ones displaced as war wages in their country, writes Andrew Bossone

All is not well with Kuwait’s nascent political experience in light of the election results, writes Omayma Abdel-Latif

There is growing criticism in Turkey against the government’s policies towards Iraq and Iraqi Kurdistan, writes Sayed Abdel-Maguidin Ankara

Iran appears to be pushing Iraq closer to the rejectionist camp in a new contest for regional power, writes Salah Nasrawi

Al-Sadeq Al-Mahdi, leader of Sudan’s opposition Al-Umma Party told Asmaa Al-Husseini that Islamist rule in Sudan has failed

In the wake of protests across the country’s northern governorates, Tunisia may be entering a new political crisis, writes Lassaad Ben Ahmed in Tunis

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