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Al-Ahram Weekly - World
11/9/2021 8:32:24 PM
The attack on Mustafa Al-Kadhimi appears to be a miscalculated attempt to deny him a second term, but his bid to stay in office could fall flat if he fails to tackle pro-Iran militias, writes Salah Nasrawi

World - Region
11/8/2021 8:18:41 PM
The UN Security Council on Monday strongly condemned an assassination bid on Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhemi and called on the perpetrators to be held accountable.

World - International
11/8/2021 3:43:27 PM
With pressure growing for decisive action out of this year's U.N. climate talks, Barack Obama is bringing his political weight to bear Monday on negotiators for nearly 200 governments, urging them to greater ambition in cutting climate-wrecking emissions and dealing with the mounting damage.

World - Region
11/7/2021 9:32:05 PM
The failed assassination attempt against Iraq's prime minister at his residence on Sunday has ratcheted up tensions following last month's parliamentary elections where the Iran-backed militias were the biggest losers.

World - Region
11/7/2021 8:46:30 PM
US President Joe Biden on Sunday condemned the attack that targeted Iraq's Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhemi and said his administration would help Iraqi security forces identify those responsible.

World - International
11/7/2021 2:11:01 PM
John Kerry is everywhere and on the move at a fateful UN climate summit. President Joe Biden's envoy at the talks in Glasgow, Kerry steams from side talks with US rivals China and Russia that painstakingly probe for common ground on climate to news conferences extolling progress. Kerry pops into project launches, rewarding CEOs and bankers for emissions-cutting efforts with high-level face time and praise. The lanky envoy smiles for a photo with Indigenous women from Brazil, their feather headdresses barely reaching his chin.

World - International
11/6/2021 7:18:55 PM
President Joe Biden on Saturday hailed Congress' passage of his $1 trillion infrastructure package as a ``monumental step forward for the nation`` after fractious fellow Democrats resolved a months-long standoff in their ranks to seal the deal.

World - International
11/5/2021 5:22:54 PM
Lawmakers were set to take key votes Friday on giant twin bills at the center of Joe Biden's $3 trillion blueprint to transform America's crumbling transport network and expand the welfare safety net on the biggest day so far of his presidency.

Sports - World
11/4/2021 11:16:38 AM
Japan manager Hajime Moriyasu said his team have their "backs to the wall" in their bid to qualify for the 2022 World Cup as he named his squad Thursday for two must-win matches.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
11/3/2021 2:20:42 PM
The US administration apparently withheld $130 million of assistance “from our Egyptian allies allegedly on human rights concerns,” to pressure Egypt to release 16 prisoners that may include Muslim Brotherhood extremists, US Senator Ted Cruz said at the Senate earlier this week.

World - International
11/3/2021 12:03:31 PM
China hit back Wednesday against criticism by US President Joe Biden, who had accused Beijing of not showing leadership after President Xi Jinping skipped the make-or-break COP26 United Nations summit in Glasgow.

World - International
11/3/2021 9:55:09 AM
The United States can now start giving children aged 5-11 the Pfizer-BioNtech Covid vaccine, US health authorities said Tuesday in a move hailed by President Joe Biden as a "turning point" in the fight against the pandemic.

World - Africa
11/2/2021 8:19:41 PM
Ethiopia said Tuesday it was "extremely disappointed" in US President Joe Biden's plan to remove Africa's second most populous country from a key trade programme because of rights concerns related to its year-long war.

Egypt - Politics
11/2/2021 8:00:15 PM
US special envoy to the African Horn Jeffrey Feltman said on Tuesday that the administration of US President Joe Biden believes there is an "urgent need" for an acceptable deal to be reached by Egypt and Ethiopia over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

World - Africa
11/2/2021 5:25:19 PM
President Joe Biden on Tuesday said that he's decided to cut out Ethiopia from a U.S. trade program, setting the path for sanctions against the African nation over its failure to end a nearly yearlong war in the Tigray region that has led to "gross violations'' of human rights.

Life & Style - Health
11/2/2021 1:01:00 PM
Anticipating a green light from vaccine advisers, the Biden administration is assembling and shipping millions of COVID-19 shots for children ages 5-11.

World - Region
11/1/2021 10:08:10 PM
US President Joe Biden said there's only a ``fifty-fifty'' chance that the US Congress and Senate would approve a Turkish request to buy American-made F-16 warplanes, but pledged to do ``his best'' to ensure that the sale goes through, Turkey's president said on Monday.

World - International
11/1/2021 8:16:59 PM
President Joe Biden told a UN summit on Monday that actions taken this decade to contain climate change would be decisive in preventing future generations from suffering, declaring that ``none of us can escape the worst that is yet to come if we fail to seize this moment.''

World - International
11/1/2021 9:52:00 AM
President Joe Biden swings the focus of his battle for fast, concerted action against global warming from the US Congress to the world on Monday, appealing to global leaders at a UN summit to commit to the kind of big climate measures that Biden is still working to nail down at home.

World - International
10/31/2021 8:05:58 PM
President Joe Biden on Sunday unveiled several new steps the U.S. is taking to strengthen and streamline supply chains as he convened world leaders at the Group of 20 summit to discuss the bottlenecks hampering the global economy as it recovers from the coronavirus pandemic.

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