Monday,23 October, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1200, (5-11 June 2014)
Monday,23 October, 2017
Issue 1200, (5-11 June 2014)

Ahram Weekly

WORLD

Misrata is one of Libya’s most stable cities amid national chaos — counter-intuitively, as it also contains some of the country’s most powerful militias

The new Palestinian national unity government faces not only formidable political challenges, but also grave — potentially explosive — administrative problems, writes

Ignoring advice from UN and Arab League officials, the Syrian President has decided to run for a third term in office, writes Bassel Oudat in Damascus

The Syrian elections may be rigged, but they have unearthed new questions about the fluid situation in nearby Lebanon, Hassan Al-Qishawi reports from Beirut

Blocking full disclosure of information submitted to the UK Chilcot Inquiry will close a window onto the war crimes caused by the US-led invasion of Iraq, writes Salah Nasrawi

As disagreements continue between the Baghdad government and the Kurdish region, violence continues to mark the political landscape in Iraq, writes Nermeen Al-Mufti in Baghdad

The race is on to reach final agreement on Iran’s nuclear programme before the 20 July deadline, writes Camelia Entekhabifard

Opposition is growing to the presidential bid of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, writes Sayed Abdel-Meguid

The Thai political conundrum is not new as the Southeast Asian country is prone to coup d’états, writes Gamal Nkrumah

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