Friday,22 February, 2019
Current issue | Issue 1147, 9 - 15 May 2013
Friday,22 February, 2019
Issue 1147, 9 - 15 May 2013

Ahram Weekly


Why do Al-Maliki’s security forces still use a bogus detector which puts Iraqis’ lives at risk, asks Salah Nasrawi

As Iran prepares for presidential elections in a little over a month’s time, there have been some unexpected and disturbing candidates, writes Camelia Entekhabifard

The US is reconsidering its refusal to arm the Syrian opposition, but pressure is mounting for intervention on the ground, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Israel’s bombing of targets in Damascus this week was highly provocative, but probably won’t impact upon the regime or the Syrian civil war, writes Khaled Amayreh in

Amira Howeidy reflects on the meaning of Google Palestine

Israel responds with derision to Arab League acceptance of the notion of land swaps as an element of any future peace deal, writes Saleh Al-Naami

What lies behind the sudden rush to hold a new round of Palestinian-Israeli negotiations, asks Ahmed Eleiba

Gamal Nkrumah examines the ramifications of the Malaysian and Pakistani elections and explores the implications of social unrest in Bangladesh

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