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Saturday,25 May, 2019
Issue 1294, (5 - 11 May 2016)

Ahram Weekly


True to autocratic form, it appears that Turkey’s Erdogan is seeking to clip the wings of a protégé who has presumably grown too strong in stature for his liking,

Regime violence against Aleppo means the city is paying a heavy price for the opposition’s suspension of the Geneva talks, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The conflict in Aleppo is part of a battle between regional and international interests, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Make-or-break political talks between capitals are falling far short of alleviating the plight of Syrians, in Aleppo and elsewhere, Dina Ezzat reports

Independent MPs hold the balance of power in Iran’s new parliament, and their support will be crucial to the government, writes Camelia Entekhabifard

Questionable elections in Chad and Djibouti have put long-time leaders back in power, with world powers turning a blind eye, writes Haitham Nuri

In the emerging multi-polar world, the relationship between international and regional powers is much more complicated than readers of the major newspapers might assume, writes Dmitry Shlapentokh

Hamas leaders warn that if Israel does not lift the siege on Gaza, conditions in the Strip make a popular explosion inevitable and imminent, writes Ahmed Al-Sayed in Gaza City

Now is the time, Senator Sanders, to seize the moment, writes Ralph Nader

Even the medical profession in Israel has been infected by the false imperatives of the Israeli occupation, writes Samah Jabr

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