TITLE

Primer on parliamentary elections in Egypt

PUB. DATE
October 2015
SOURCE
Political Intelligence Briefing;10/13/2015, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the parliamentary elections in Egypt which was the result of the signed law by Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in August 2015. Topics mentioned include the two phases of the election which takes place from October 18-19, 2015 and November 22-23, 2015, the aim to establish a unicameral parliament, and the measure to stabilize the country after the 2011 Nile revolution.
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