Sunday,24 February, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1278, (14 - 20 January 2016)
Sunday,24 February, 2019
Issue 1278, (14 - 20 January 2016)

Ahram Weekly


Tunisian Prime Minister Habib Essid has reshuffled his government against a background of growing internal dissension and popular contestation, writes Kamel Abdallah in Tunis

The formation of a joint military council made up of the opposition and the regime is Syria’s best hope for the future, dissident officers tell Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The sharp rise in tensions between Tehran and Riyadh has thrown into relief Turkish regional policy and its missteps, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

As the push for a political deal in Syria picks up pace, the regime is using starvation tactics to alter the demographics of the country

Iraq cannot help broker Iranian-Saudi peace negotiations, writes Salah Nasrawi

In its second week, the Saudi-Iranian row has dwindled to a war of words as Tehran anticipates the lifting of sanctions, Amira Howeidy reports

While boasting of their country’s high growth rates, Ethiopian officials are calling for international help to avert an imminent famine, Haytham Nuri reports

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