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Current issue | Issue 1364, (12 - 18 October 2017)
Saturday,25 May, 2019
Issue 1364, (12 - 18 October 2017)

Ahram Weekly


Iran will have to act fast if it is to douse the flames left by September’s referendum on independence in Iraqi Kurdistan, writes Camelia Entekhabifard

Rocked by the Kurdish referendum on secession in Iraq, Ankara is wading once again knee-deep into the Syrian quagmire, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdel-Aziz visited Russia for just a few days, but it was one of the most significant recent political pivots in the Middle East, writes Haitham Nouri

Unlikely alliances and obscure deals are rendering the political and military situation in Syria more and more surreal, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Nearly a year after his election, Trump can’t stop picking fights, writes Khaled Dawoud

The mechanisms of a transition out of political stalemate in Libya are firming up, despite that some parties are not yet on board, writes Kamel Abdallah

Since its inception North Korea has had strong ties in Africa. But these are fast dwindling under international pressure and amid the promise of alternate incentives, writes Haitham Nouri

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