Saturday,16 December, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1355, (3-9 August 2017)
Saturday,16 December, 2017
Issue 1355, (3-9 August 2017)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

Washington’s guarantees on Qatar appear to have gained sway in Manama, though a resolution to the crisis with Doha is not imminent, Dina Ezzat reports

A terrorist attack in Saudi Arabia’s eastern Qatif province on Sunday led to the death of one policeman, with several others being injured, writes Haitham Nouri

A closer look at attempts by Iraq’s Shia ruling cliques to ditch sectarian politics reveals that they are just old wine in new bottles, writes Salah Nasrawi

Syria’s oil fields are largely controlled by the Islamic State group and the Kurds, creating warlords operating only for reasons of personal financial gain, writes Bassel Oudat

The recent meeting of Libya’s Al-Sarraj and Haftar in Paris, and moves to cement a new constitution, could not have happened without Egypt’s groundwork, writes Kamel Abdallah

US President Donald Trump had a terrible week, with the White House in total chaos and ties with Russia reaching new lows, reports Khaled Dawoud

The rainy season in Yemen and Sudan could exacerbate the spread of cholera, making a desperate situation in both countries much worse, writes Haitham Nouri

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