Thursday,24 May, 2018
Current issue | Issue 1393, (10 - 16 May 2018)
Thursday,24 May, 2018
Issue 1393, (10 - 16 May 2018)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

The consequences of Trump’s decision to pull out from the Iran nuclear deal and imposing “high level” economic sanctions are ominous, writes Manal Lotfy

Rabat has officially cut relations with Tehran, increasingly the latter’s isolation at a time of intense pressure and a possible return of international sanctions, writes Rania Makram

The Palestinian popular movement March of Return has Israeli security and military analysts worried ahead of the 15 May anniversary of the Nakba, writes Haitham Ahmed

Fifteen years after the ouster of Saddam Hussein, Iraq is still falling short of being a working democracy, writes Salah Nasrawi

Lebanon’s parliamentary elections have given more political weight to the Shia group Hizbullah, leaving the future of other forces hanging in the balance, writes Hassan Al-Qishawi

Last weekend’s local elections in Tunisia saw victory for the Islamist Ennahda Party, writes Kamel Abdallah

Armenia’s discredited ruling party finally gives way to allow opposition leader Nikol Pashinian, leader of the revolution, to be elected prime minister. Nora Koloyan-Keuhnelian

Ethiopia’s new premier is talking political and economic reform. But the extent to which he can achieve either remains an open question, writes Haitham Nouri

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