Egypt Constitution

Egypt has a new draft of a constitution. It may be modified if the military rulers choose, although their wishes were faithfully carried out by the...
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Rana Mamdouh, Rania Rabih al-Abd
Six challenges face the “Committee of 50” that is charged with drafting a new constitution in Egypt. The deadlock is caused by the varying ideologies...
Saturday, September 21, 2013
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Rana Mamdouh
Cairo – The official results of the first round of Egypt’s constitutional referendum have yet to be released, but arguments over the outcome have...
Tuesday, December 18, 2012
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Egypt's opposition called for more protests on Tuesday after Islamists backing President Mohammed Mursi claimed victory in the first round of a...
Monday, December 17, 2012
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Updated at 2:06pm: Egypt's opposition cried fraud in Saturday's first round of a divisive referendum on a new constitution, accusing President...
Sunday, December 16, 2012
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Egypt's vote on a divisive draft charter will take place in two separate, regional rounds on December 15 and 22, rather than one nationwide poll on...
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
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President Mohamed Mursi ordered Egypt's army from Monday to take on police powers -- including the right to arrest civilians -- in the run-up to a...
Monday, December 10, 2012
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Supporters and opponents of Egyptian President Mohammed Mursi lobbed Molotov cocktails and rocks at each other on Wednesday as their standoff turned...
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
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Egypt's president Mohamed Morsi delivers a speech during a ceremony where he rec
Chloé Benoist
A new version of Egypt’s constitution has been approved, but has the Islamist-dominated government further abrogated Egyptians’ rights? Al-Akhbar...
Sunday, December 2, 2012
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