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Current issue | Issue 1394, (17 - 23 May 2018)
Friday,24 May, 2019
Issue 1394, (17 - 23 May 2018)

Ahram Weekly


Iraq’s factions are poised for a prolonged political stalemate ahead of forming a new government following indecisive parliamentary elections, writes Salah Nasrawi

A crisis has begun over the Yemeni Socotra Islands after the UAE moved its troops onto the strategically placed Archipelago, writes Haitham Nouri

Born in Canada, former PLO legal advisor Diana Buttu grew up shielded from the trauma of her parent's displacement- only to come of age between the two Intifadas, as she tells Amira Howeidy

The current Return marches in the Gaza Strip are the Palestinian answer to US President Donald Trump’s “deal of the century” on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, writes Lamis Deek

In the fiercest exchange of fire between the two countries in years, Israel last week fired some 50 missiles against Iranian bases in Syria, reports Ahmed Eleiba

Iran is working hard to save its nuclear deal with the West despite America’s withdrawal, perhaps explaining its silence on the recent Israeli attacks on Iranian positions in

Iran’s harassment of Israel in Syria has led to a strong Israeli response that may turn the Syrian crisis into a regional war, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Trump’s decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal has widened the rift between the US and Europe to unprecedented levels, writes Khaled Dawoud

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