Tuesday,21 May, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1440, (25 April - 1 May 2019)
Tuesday,21 May, 2019
Issue 1440, (25 April - 1 May 2019)

Ahram Weekly


Al-Ahram Weekly analyses Sudan’s latest events and their historical background

Parallel Sudanese and Algerian uprisings that unseated heads of state have some speaking of a new Arab Spring. Even if so, will lessons be learned, asks Manal Lotfy

The Algerian authorities arrested billionaires close to former president Abdel-Aziz Bouteflika this week and put two former officials on trial

International alignments continue to emerge around the question of Tripoli and where support lies: with the recognised government, or the commander of the Libyan National Army, writes

Iraq’s political crisis has exposed the malign inadequacy of its ruling elites, writes Salah Nasrawi

The present fuel shortages in Syria are being blamed in large part on Iran, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

UN Special Envoy to Yemen Martin Griffiths has charted a political roadmap that may salvage peace in the war-torn country, reports Hanan Al-Hakry

Democrats in the United States are divided on whether to impeach Trump following the Mueller report on alleged collusion with Russia in the 2016 elections, reports Khaled Dawoud

This week’s bombings in Sri Lanka and similar ones in the rest of the Asia-Pacific in recent years have established counter-terrorism as a top priority in the region, writes Bassem Aly

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