Wednesday,18 October, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1362, (28 September - 4 October 2017)
Wednesday,18 October, 2017
Issue 1362, (28 September - 4 October 2017)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

Iraqi Kurdistan has voted to break away from the rest of the country, threatening growing animosity with Baghdad and years of costly regional uncertainty, writes Salah Nasrawi

The Turkish media machine has been warning of imminent dangers facing the region as a result of this week’s referendum on the independence of Iraqi Kurdistan, reports Sayed Abdel-Meguid

Kurdish dreams of national independence can only lead to disasters for all, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

No real progress was made on finding a political solution to the Syrian crisis at last week’s UN General Assembly meeting in New York, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The polarisation of German society has become more visible in the wake of right-wing populist gains in last week’s elections, writes Salma Nosseir in Berlin

The North Korean issue has been simmering for years. But now it appears to be reaching boiling point, with no way of turning back, writes Ahmed Qandil

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