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Sunday,17 December, 2017
Issue 1138, 7 - 13 March 2013

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

Uncertainty clouds Obama’s scheduled visit to Israel-Palestine as Netanyahu still grapples with forming a new Israeli government, writes Khaled Amayreh in occupied Palestine

The West may have refused to arm the Syrian opposition, but in reality weapons have been flowing to the revolutionaries, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The confirmation of senator Hagel as US defense secretary is cause for celebration among Arab Americans, given the pressure that was wielded against him by the Israel lobby, writes James Zogby

Limited talks have reopened between Iran and Western powers on the former’s nuclear plans, though each side is cagey to speak of outcomes, writes Camelia Entekhabifard

The changing fortunes of the Turkish military could be threatening one of the pillars of the republican order in the country, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

The declaration by Darfur groups that they will end the Khartoum regime by force should be a warning as much to the traditional opposition as the regime, writes Salah Khalil

Will Yemen’s president sack the rogue general? Nasser Arrabyee looks for answers

Iraqis are watching aghast as the political drama in the country escalates and a key Sunni minister steps down, writes Salah Nasrawi

Gamal Nkrumah appraises the consequences of the lifting of the arms embargo on Libya as urged by Libya’s Prime Minister Ali Zeidan at the UN

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