Thursday,21 February, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1366, (26 October - 1 November 2017)
Thursday,21 February, 2019
Issue 1366, (26 October - 1 November 2017)

Ahram Weekly


Last Friday Iraqi forces hoisted the Iraqi flag in the town of Altun Kupri north of Kirkuk, writes Nermeen Al-Mufti in Kirkuk

The conflict in Yemen has entered a new fine-tuned phase, in which shifting balances between complex alliances may leave real peace more elusive than ever, writes Hossam Radman

Kurdish militias have taken control of the northern Syrian city of Raqqa as IS fighters vanish, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Palestinian reconciliation, sponsored by Cairo, could face obstacles if Hamas veers too close to the orbit of Tehran, writes Ahmed Eleiba

Turkey’s relations abroad have reached a nadir unprecedented in the nearly 100-year history of the Turkish Republic, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid in Ankara

The signs of liberalisation in Saudi Arabia are getting clearer, writes Haitham Nouri

Despite whistle stops by US Secretary of State Tillerson in Saudi Arabia and Qatar, an end to the confrontation between Doha and Gulf neighbours plus Egypt is not at hand, writes Khaled Dawoud

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