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Current issue | Issue 1188, (13 - 19 March 2014)
Tuesday,21 August, 2018
Issue 1188, (13 - 19 March 2014)

Ahram Weekly


There are growing fears that Syria may no longer be a viable state as a result of the current conflict in the country, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

Former president Emile Lahoud reflects on his military career and ideas for Lebanon’s future in interview with Hassan Al-Qishawi in Beirut

Palestinians are unimpressed by John Kerry’s proposals on the right of return, which many take as the cornerstone of the Palestinian struggle, writes Ahmed Al-Sayed in Gaza

The burning of the General National Congress Sunday — though not the first attack on the body — could portend the complete collapse of Libya’s beleaguered political

Algeria’s approaching presidential elections are giving rise to dissenting voices, Amira Howeidy reports

The withdrawal of the Saudi, Bahraini and UAE ambassadors to Qatar has thrown the Gulf Cooperation Council into deep crisis. Mohamed Al-Said Idris considers the context and possible

The Ukrainian crisis has once again pitted the West against Russia, Cold War-style, writes Gamal Nkrumah

The Iraqi prime minister was once a novice politician who rose to national prominence only to lead his country into tilting at windmills, writes Salah Nasrawi

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