Monday,20 May, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1417, (8 - 14 November 2018)
Monday,20 May, 2019
Issue 1417, (8 - 14 November 2018)

Ahram Weekly


People in Yemen are dying as a result of famine, corruption and international silence, contributing to calls for the war in the country to end, writes Hanan Al-Hakry

Israel has long said that if Arab states reach out with recognition, it will accommodate the Palestinians. Experience testifies this is a lie, writes James Zogby

With US sanctions on Iran’s oil coming into effect, many countries, now more dependent on Arab oil, may scale down their focus on the Jamal Khashoggi murder case, writes Haitham Nouri

The empowerment of women was a core policy of the post-Saddam era in Iraq, but systemic failures have prevented Iraqi women’s full participation in society, writes Salah Nasrawi

The results of long anticipated US congressional elections will not only impact Trump’s prospects of a second term, but likely cement divisions on what future the US should embrace,

This week saw the re-establishment of US sanctions against Iran, with as yet uncertain results, writes Camelia Entekhabifard

A new UN envoy to Syria begins his tenure next month, with the challenges awaiting him being close to insoluble, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

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