Wednesday,21 November, 2018
Current issue | Issue 1416, (1 - 7 November 2018)
Wednesday,21 November, 2018
Issue 1416, (1 - 7 November 2018)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

Various meetings on the Syrian crisis took place in October, but with few if any results, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Iraq may have a new government, but its ministers are not the ones who are really calling the shots, writes Salah Nasrawi

Paired with the reformist spirit of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, Sahle-Work Zewde’s election as Ethiopia’s president promises positive shifts on multiple fronts, writes Haitham Nouri

US Special Envoy to Syria Joel Rayburn explains the main lines of US policy on Syria to Suzy Elgeneidy

Netanyahu’s visit to Oman and Israel’s participation in Gulf sporting events have analysts wondering whether the positions of some Arab capitals might alter on the region’sa

Tripoli is coming back under control of the central government after militias agreed to withdraw, but the question of who commands the Libyan army remains a bone of contention, writes Kamal Abdallah

Saudi Arabia has taken further steps to try to contain the fallout from the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, writes Haitham Nouri

A climate of distrust is hindering progress in the investigations into the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, writes Manal Lotfy in London

Amid a wave of domestic violence, Trump has ramped up his divisive rhetoric in the hope of saving the Republicans from a mid-term elections defeat, reports Khaled Dawoud​

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