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Current issue | Issue 1443, (16 - 22 May 2019)
Tuesday,21 May, 2019
Issue 1443, (16 - 22 May 2019)

Ahram Weekly

Hussein Haridy

The writer is former assistant to the foreign minister.

  • 23-05-2019

No entanglement

Despite the rise in political temperatures in the Gulf, Egypt should focus on its western front with

Indications are, by way of recent events, that the US and Israel are gearing up to impose an unfair

Trump’s proposed Middle East peace deal is to be unveiled within weeks. But by all indications

Escaping autocracy is difficult but possible, with Spain a perfect example of how it can be done, wr

Slogans about democracy are not enough in themselves. What Arab republics need are courageous modern

While the departure of lifetime presidents in Algeria and Sudan may bring uncertainty to these count

Bouteflika has stepped down, echoing what happened with Mubarak eight years prior. It remains to be

The signal from Tunis is that Trump will not succeed, by force and bluster, to overturn decades of b

  • 28-03-2019

Road to nowhere

This month marks the 40th anniversary of the signing of the Egyptian-Israeli peace treaty, one that

How to prevent the deepening of the divide between the civilised world and that driven by hatred and

Algeria is in search of a new political legitimacy. The political elite can listen and adapt or go t

Despite the relative failure of the Hanoi talks between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-Un, hope is not lo

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