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Misr Al-Qawia Party calls for dialogue, criticises current penal institutions

  /  December 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Party presented short- and long-term recommendations to end ‘political turmoil’

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Mubarak’s former prime minister to compete in upcoming elections

  /  December 10, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Ahmed Shafiq is head of Egyptian Patriotic Movement Party and will compete in Cairo district

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Egypt’s political parties split over new parliamentary laws

  /  December 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Worries mount over representation in upcoming elections, some politicians believe Islamists will be excluded

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Is Tamarod still relevant?

  /  December 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The group’s request to establish a political party was rejected by Supreme Electoral Commission on 3 December

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Electoral Districts Committee completes parliamentary elections law

  /  December 8, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  2 Comments

Cabinet to decide on approval on Wednesday

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Shoukry warns against sectarian and ethnic conflict during Bahrain summit

  /  December 6, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Egyptian foreign minister is on two-day trip to the Gulf country to discuss international security in Middle East

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Bahraini king congratulates Mubarak on favourable court verdict

  /  November 30, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

The Gulf monarchy itself subdued an Arab Spring-inspired rebellion in 2011

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Egypt welcomes ‘great success’ of Bahrain elections

  /  November 24, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Bahrain held parliamentary and municipal elections Saturday, opposition boycotted the vote

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Egypt commends efforts to build prosperous Somalia

  /  November 19, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Foreign minister Shoukry describes crisis in parts of Somalia as “alarming”, warranting an “immediate response”

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More Mubarak-era politicians to run for parliamentary elections

  /  November 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Kamal El-Ganzouri served as country’s prime minister from 1996 to 1999

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Shoukry meets British PM Cameron

  /  October 28, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

UK expresses shared interest with Egypt to defeat terror, expresses concern for freedoms

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Tunisians vote in parliamentary elections

  /  October 26, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Political parties cite high turnout, election monitors claim irregularities

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Tunisian holding parliamentary elections amid security concerns

  /  October 25, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Islamist Ennahda party will not run in next month’s presidential vote

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Supreme Electoral Commission urges voters to verify data

  /  October 21, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Date for upcoming parliamentary elections yet to be set

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Egypt and Israel admit goods to Gaza

  /  October 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Egypt transferred food supplies, while Israel transferred construction material

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Lessons from the presidential elections: Egypt’s media and the upcoming parliamentary campaign

  /  September 3, 2014  /  Opinion  /  No Comments

By Mohamed Selim Better late than never. As every decision in Egypt is always overdue, regardless of the consequences and constitutional prerogatives, the parliamentary elections will eventually take place. The constitution stipulates, according to Article read the rest…

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Egypt is witnessing less freedom of expression than under Mubarak or Morsi : John R. Bradley

  /  August 23, 2014  /  interviews  /  2 Comments

Daily News Egypt interviewed Bradley to discuss Egypt’s internal political situation and its foreign affairs, ranging from human rights abuses to the recent geopolitical developments in the region.

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Top Egypt court dissolves FJP

  /  August 9, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  18 Comments

The court decision is final and is described by the Brotherhood as one which is “legally null”

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NCHR calls for postponing issuance of civil society draft law

  /  July 16, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Draft NGO law has been widely criticised by civil society organisations for empowering security apparatuses over organisations

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Al-Sisi forms committee to oversee parliamentary elections

  /  July 15, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Process of parliamentary elections expected to begin before 18 July

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Ban on Mubarak party members in upcoming elections overturned

  /  July 14, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  4 Comments

Court cites lack of corruption evidence against National Democratic Party members to uphold decision

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Egypt’s foreign minister meets Libyan counterpart

  /  July 7, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

Foreign ministers discuss latest developments in North African country, prepare for conference on Libyan border security

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Al -Tayar Al -Sha’aby seeks to convert the coalition into political party

  /  July 5, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Spokeswomen says coalition is awaiting the right time to change coalition in a political party

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Al-Dostour Party hopes to amend Parliamentary Elections Law

  /  July 2, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Party coordinating with other parties to amend elections law but has not requested to join any electoral coalitions

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Shafiq’s lawsuit challenging 2012 elections rejected

  /  June 26, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

The Presidential Elections Committee rejects Shafiq’s appeal

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Turkey PM says party to reveal presidency candidate next week

  /  June 24, 2014  /  Politics  /  40 Comments

Erdogan is widely believed to be planning to run for the presidency in the 10 August elections.

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Parliamentary elections process to begin before 18 July: Al-Sisi

  /  June 23, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  1 Comment

President stresses to US Secretary of State Egypt’s determination to see the “roadmap” through

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Second day of protests over Afghan election fraud claims

  /  June 22, 2014  /  Politics, Region  /  No Comments

Supporters in the western Afghan city burnt their voter registration cards in protest against alleged irregularities in the contest between the former foreign minister and rival Ashraf Ghani.

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Protests in Kabul deepen Afghan election impasse

  /  June 21, 2014  /  Politics  /  No Comments

More than 1,000 protesters gathered in the city for the largely peaceful demonstration but the United Nations warned that any street violence “could lead to a spiral of instability”.

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NGOs raise human rights concerns before UNHRC

  /  June 20, 2014  /  Egypt, Politics  /  No Comments

Number of issues raised including judiciary,recent court decisions and freedom of expression during election time

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