Sunday,19 May, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1406, (16 - 29 August 2018)
Sunday,19 May, 2019
Issue 1406, (16 - 29 August 2018)

Ahram Weekly


The Islamic State group has attacked a Druze region in southern Syria, raising questions as to who is benefiting from its revival

With the Israeli public calling for a return to targeted assassinations, and Hamas in Gaza underlining its defiance, the probability of a new escalation is increasing by the day, writes

The Turkish lira has fallen dramatically in value in the last year, the downward slide appearing far from over, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

A Canadian-Saudi row has triggered a diplomatic feud, sanctions and an old debate on the politics of human rights, writes Salah Nasrawi

With Britain’s Theresa May still floundering amid a Brexit stalemate, two questions divided left and right politics and polarised each side this week, writes Manal Lotfy

China’s campaigns of the 1950s have come back to life in its actions against the one million Uighur Muslims held for re-education, according to a UN panel, reports Khaled Dawoud

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