Saturday,25 May, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1395, (24 - 30 May 2018)
Saturday,25 May, 2019
Issue 1395, (24 - 30 May 2018)

Ahram Weekly


Russian President Vladimir Putin met his Syrian counterpart Bashar Al-Assad in Sochi this week, with many believing that Russia could now be ready to change its position on Iran, writes

Turkey’s Erdogan is using every possible opportunity to enhance his standing ahead of June’s elections, though events out of his hands could challenge his presidency, writes

US and Saudi sanctions against the Iran-backed Hizbullah group and its allies may lead to wider changes on Lebanon’s political map, writes Hassan Al-Qishawi

Washington had bet on a friendly government in Baghdad following the May elections in Iraq, but the gamble may backfire, writes Salah Nasrawi

UN efforts to reach a political deal in Libya are under strain amid entwined international economic and socio-political interests, writes Kamel Abdallah

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