Wednesday,18 October, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1350, (22 June - 5 July 2017)
Wednesday,18 October, 2017
Issue 1350, (22 June - 5 July 2017)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

Iran has carried out cruise-missile attacks on an Islamic State group base in eastern Syria in retaliation for the recent terrorist attacks in Tehran, writes Camelia Entekhabifard

After months of debate, Lebanon has opted for one of the world’s most complicated election systems, writes Hassan Al-Qishawi in Beirut

Fifty years on, the fallout of the 1967 war is still with us today, especially in Jerusalem, writes Haitham Ahmed

The Iraqi Kurds’ dream of independence has turned into a quixotic quest for glory by leader Masoud Barzani, writes Salah Nasrawi

The Arab crisis with Qatar has divided African countries, writes Haitham Nouri

There is no settlement in sight in the crisis between Qatar and other Arab countries, with the situation in danger of escalating further, writes Ahmed Eleiba

The unprecedented crisis between Qatar and influential oil-rich neighbours and Egypt seems in deadlock while the Trump administration equivocates, reports Khaled Dawoud

This week’s attack on a mosque in London has drawn attention once again to the failure to confront Islamophobia in the UK, writes Manal Lotfi in London

French President Emmanuel Macron’s République en Marche Party scored an impressive victory in this week’s parliamentary elections, writes David Tresilian in Paris

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