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“Judges for Egypt” to boycott constitution referendum “The President of Egypt’s Court of Appeals, Judge Mohamed Awad, has said that he will not participate in the judicial supervision of the referendum on the new constitution. He claims that the document … Continue reading

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The Final Hours: Egypt’s New draft Constitution “…the committee endorsed a new article late on Thursday obliging the state to fight terrorism. …“The new article will oblige the incoming parliament to draft a new anti-terrorism law which grants the state … Continue reading

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Egypt: Draft Constitution, Economic Development and the World Bank

‘Charting the Future’: Egypt’s Constitution “The constitution includes 40 new articles, concentrated in chapters regulating rights, freedoms and the foundational principles of society. There are articles which oblige the state to allocate three per cent of GDP to spending on … Continue reading

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Political tensions between the people and the rulers in Egypt

Protestors kick off to mark 2nd anniversary of  Cairo anti-army protests (http://english.ahram.org.eg/News/86880.aspx) Protestors destroy Tahrir Square memorial (http://www.egyptindependent.com/news/protesters-destroy-tahrir-square-memorial) Committee to vote on Egypt’s new constitution next week (http://english.ahram.org.eg/News/86944.aspx)

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Making up for lost ground: Egyptian Women intend to play an effective role in amending the upcoming constitution “On 18 September the 50-member committee accepted the suggestion submitted by the NCW that Article 11 which stipulates that “the state is … Continue reading

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