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Current issue | Issue 1365, (19 - 25 October 2017)
Tuesday,24 October, 2017
Issue 1365, (19 - 25 October 2017)

Ahram Weekly

Samir Sobhi

  • 20-09-2017

Our mare nostrum

While the region boils over with conflict, Samir Sobhi celebrates the Red Sea

Samir Sobhi continues his examination of Egypt’s modern history with episodes from World War I

What did the British occupation really do for Egypt, asks Samir Sobhi

The British occupation of Egypt began with the bombardment of Alexandria in 1882, only ending with t

The problem of debt has been with Egypt since at least the later 19th century

The Arab League is looking to expand its mandate and perhaps even its members

A good scoop is one thing, but those working in the profession were what gave journalism its flavour

Reflections on practice and renown of one of the Arab world’s greatest intellectuals

The vagaries of rule are not the sum of all history

Looking back at the colonial period in Egypt’s history at the turn of the 20th century

Between comedy and tragedy, the humorous often makes us weep, writes Samir Sobhi

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