Wednesday,15 August, 2018
Current issue | Issue 1403, (26 July - 1 August 2018)
Wednesday,15 August, 2018
Issue 1403, (26 July - 1 August 2018)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

While narrowly passed in the Knesset, the struggle around Israel’s new nationality law is far from over, and could lead to the ouster of the extreme right in Israeli politics,

Iraq’s anti-government Shia protests underline a bigger problem than just political turmoil and public frustration, writes Salah Nasrawi

Address the economic crisis or resign, Essebsi warns Chahed. Will Tunis lose its eighth prime minister in seven years, asks Amira Howeidy

China’s commercial cooperation with the Arab world serves both parties economically, but the Arabs get to score a political win against Iran along the way, writes Haitham Nouri

Israel was strongly present at the recent US-Russia summit in Helsinki, showing its determination to decide Syria’s military and political fate, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Time is running out for the UK and the EU to reach agreement on Britain’s exiting the EU, writes Manal Lotfy in London

Infuriated by attacks on his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, US President Donald Trump has moved to silence his critics in authoritarian style, reports Khaled Dawoud

Nora Koloyan-Keuhnelian spoke to Human Rights Watch (HRW) Turkey Director Emma Sinclair-Webb on the status of rights inside the country following Erdogan’s re-election as president

Erdogan cemented emergency powers into a new presidential system at which he is at the helm. But while he has a grasp on political power, the markets often have a mind of their own,

After months of Ankara and Washington heading to the brink of collision, some signs are emerging of a softening of positions on both sides, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

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