Saturday,23 February, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1411, (27 September - 3 October 2018)
Saturday,23 February, 2019
Issue 1411, (27 September - 3 October 2018)

Ahram Weekly


The 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly could be the most-watched in history because of the policies of the Trump administration, writes Camelia Entekhabifard in New York

While the Palestinian president has rejected US bias towards Israel, he has courted controversy in stating he is open to secret or public negotiations with Israel, writes Mohamed Sharkawy

Russia is working to return the Syrian refugees to their country, but few have returned in the absence of a political solution to the conflict, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Accusing the US, Israel and the Gulf, Iran continues to reel in the wake of a terrorist attack that rocked Ahvaz on a day of national celebration, writes Ahmed Eleiba

After a brief period of calm, Libya’s capital has fallen again into militia violence, with the UN and national government scrambling to reinstate peace, writes Kamel Abdallah

The election of Mohamed Al-Halbousi as the new speaker of the Iraqi parliament marks the start of a process designed to lead to a new government in Iraq, writes Nermeen Al-Mufti in Baghdad

With UK EU exit talks reaching a deadlock, British Prime Minister Theresa May has ramped up nationalistic rhetoric, writes Manal Lotfy in London

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