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Current issue | Issue 1159, (1 - 7 August 2013)
Wednesday,19 June, 2019
Issue 1159, (1 - 7 August 2013)

Ahram Weekly


Assassinations, political violence and prison breaks characterise Libya’s current phase, with no end to insecurity in sight, writes Kamel Abdallah

In dismissing Riek Machar and sending Pagan Amum for investigation, South Sudan’s Salva Kiir has taken a bold step towards consolidating power, if it holds, writes Salah Khalil

Fed up with their greed and incompetence, Iraqis have been taking aim at their lawmakers, writes Salah Nasrawi

The present wave of violence in Iraq is the worst since the bloody days of 2008, writes Nermeen Al-Mufti in Baghdad

Prospects for a peaceful settlement of the Turkey-Kurdish issue, one of the core planks of the Erdogan government, appear to be evaporating fast, writes Sayed Abdel-Maguid

Palestinians in Gaza are largely despondent over recent developments in Egypt, particularly as catchall accusations on alleged terrorism fly, Rana Baker writes

Political and religious activists in Yemen are at loggerheads over the fate of former Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, writes Nasser Arrabyee in Sanaa

Russia steps up the challenge to US MENA dominance just days after Washington halts delivery of fighter jets to Egypt amid post-Morsi turmoil, writes Gamal Nkrumah

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