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Current issue | Issue 1179, (9 - 15 January 2014)
Thursday,19 October, 2017
Issue 1179, (9 - 15 January 2014)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan may be digging his own grave through his wild attacks on his country’s institutions, writes Sayed Abdel-Maguid in Ankara

Tensions are soaring in Iraq as the country continues to experience violent clashes and political deadlock, writes Salah Nasrawi in Baghdad

The Middle East may be on the verge of a contemporary version of Europe’s Thirty Years War, writes Hassan Al-Qishawi in Beirut

So far, to its ire, Iran is not formally invited to Geneva II. Yet its hopes for greater rapprochement with Western powers may see it accept a behind-the-scenes role, writes Camellia

Though names are now being floated as replacements for Libya’s Prime Minister Ali Zeidan, the question is still open as to whether he can be pushed out, writes Kamel Abdallah

Tunisia may be nearing a successful conclusion to its process of transition, writes Lassaad Ben Ahmed in Tunis

South Sudan’s political leaders are mired in internecine strife even as the oil-rich country wallows in civil war, writes Gamal Nkrumah

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