Tuesday,18 June, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1318, (3 - 9 November 2016)
Tuesday,18 June, 2019
Issue 1318, (3 - 9 November 2016)

Ahram Weekly


Conflict is raging in Iraq over a proposal to strip top officials of dual citizenship, writes Salah Nasrawi

Violence has marred a referendum on national identity in Ivory Coast, with low voter turnout compounding religious and other divisions in the country, writes Gamal Nkrumah

Peace in Yemen receded further into a distant horizon this week amid rejections of a UN-sponsored peace initiative and Houthi-launched missile that the Saudis claim targeted Mecca,

Yemen’s health crisis takes on more dangerous levels as a nationwide cholera outbreak threatens millions

Michel Aoun has been elected president of Lebanon in a development that promises momentous changes in the country, writes Hassan Al-Qishawi

Mahmoud Bakr reports from Morocco on preparations for next week’s Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change in Marrakech

Nora Koloyan-Keuhnelian reflects on the story of an Afghan woman who was twice the cover of an international magazine and who was arrested last week

Swing states are in the crosshairs in this cycle’s US presidential elections, in what could be an easy win for Clinton, or a close win for Trump come 8 November, writes Said

Though the FBI’s decision to reopen its investigation into the Hillary Clinton private email server affair has put her on the defensive, she remains ahead of her Republican

In spite of the Obama administration’s rhetoric to the contrary, Cuba’s superpower neighbour is still choking the Cuban economy and Cuban people, writes Faiza Rady

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