Party Freedom and Justice

By IndepthAfrica
In Egypt
Feb 10th, 2012
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Thousands of Egyptians marched to the Defence Ministry on Friday to press demands for the generals to hand over power, a day before a strike called by activists to mark the first anniversary of President Hosni Mubarak’s fall. Egypt remains in political turmoil a year after a military council to...
By benim
In Egypt
Nov 24th, 2011
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Cairo – Egyptians are set to vote on Monday in the first legislative elections since Hosni Mubarak was ousted, but a deadly countdown to the polls has cast a dark shadow over Egypt’s first step to democratic rule. For days, bloody clashes have raged in Cairo’s Tahrir Square and in s...
By benim
In Egypt
Jul 7th, 2011
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Cairo – Egypt’s public prosecutor on Wednesday referred 25 people to trial for murder during the uprising, which included a bizarre scene when supporters of then president Hosni Mubarak charged protesters on horses and camels. Former parliament speakers and Mubarak regime stalwarts Fathi ...
By benim
In Egypt
Jul 7th, 2011
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Cairo – Egypt’s electoral commission has granted a licence to a new liberal party founded by telecom magnate Naguib Sawiris ahead of key polls in September, state media reported on Thursday. The Free Egyptians Party, which was legalised on Wednesday, said it would work for a civil state a...
By benim
In Egypt
Jun 27th, 2011
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Cairo – Several members of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood, including a prominent senior figure, broke off to form a new political party on Sunday, exposing further cracks in the influential Islamic group that is expected to be the most formidable contender in Egypt’s upcoming elections....
By benim
In Egypt
Jun 23rd, 2011
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Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood is exploring an alliance with 17 liberal and other parties that could lead to electoral cooperation, in an apparent move to allay liberal concerns about the Islamist group’s goals. The Brotherhood, Egypt’s most organised political force, is widely seen as ...
By benim
In Egypt
May 30th, 2011
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The Muslim Brotherhood wants a diverse parliament after elections in September and is not seeking to impose Islamic law on Egypt, the head of the group’s newly formed political party said in an interview. The Brotherhood, which has emerged as a powerful force after years of repression under ous...