Al-Houthi announced new parliament and interim government Friday
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The Egyptian Social Democratic Party, Al-Dostour Party and Al-Tayar Al-Sha’aby have expressed discontent with the latest constitutional declaration.
Declaration comprises of two articles only; dissolves Shura Council and appoints security advisor
Interim president’s decree sees him appoint political and constitutional advisors
The court’s ruling is final and cannot be appealed
National Council for Women addresses the Shura Council’s attack on the UN’s declaration against violence towards women
Maybe it is necessary for us to have a culture revolution. Maybe the women of this country should revolt. Maybe it is time for us to rise up to meet our oppressors.
Watch western TV news features on Egypt; you will find an almost identical discourse that de-contextualises current events. It always emphasises President Morsy’s declaration that gave him unmatched powers and fomented outrage, and that’s it. Morsy’s constitutional declaration was obviously met with some reservations from his closest people, which include his deputy, assistants, consultants and …
Issues new declaration and states that referendum will go forward as scheduled
Asks Morsy to revoke declaration
Supreme Constitutional Court judges refuse to work amid protests
“Opposition to constitutional declaration is positive and healthy”
President has the right to declare war, military opinion merely “advisory”
The deal allows free-travel between the first three North African states to successfully toppled their entrenched governments