TITLE

CONFLICT: Egypt Islamists on Collision Course with Military

PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition);12/23/2011, Vol. 143 Issue 1283, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the domination of Islamist parties on the next parliament of Egypt in 2011. It says that the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) obtained 36% votes in a round of elections followed by the Salafite Al-Nour party with 24%. Meanwhile, political analyst Nabil Abdel-Fattah expresses concerns on the failure of the revolution to enforce a complete modification of the country's political system.
ACCESSION #
70243769

 

Related Articles

  • Mursi plays dangerous game. Mirza, Adal // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;11/30/2012, Vol. 56 Issue 48, p24 

    The article profiles Egyptian president Mohammed Mursi as he attempts to restructure Egypt following the 2011 revolution. Topics include why Mursi broke ties with the Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice political party after being elected president in 2012, why the Egyptian High Court ruled...

  • COMPARING THE JUSTICE AND DEVELOPMENT PARTY WITH THE POLITICAL EXPERIENCE OF THE MUSLIM BROTHERS IN EGYPT. Nişancı, Ensar // Balkan Journal of Social Sciences / Balkan Sosyal Bilimler Dergi;2016, Vol. 5 Issue 9, p217 

    This article compares the political program and style of Turkey's Justice and Development Party (IDP) with the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) of Egypt. The article explores significant similarities between two parties and traces them in common political and economic background conditions. These...

  • The Muslim Sisters and the January 25th Revolution. Farag, Mona // Journal of International Women's Studies;Oct2012, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p228 

    As the world watched in anticipation and trepidation the powerful force that was the January 25 revolution, one vital question stuck in everyone's mind: how large was the influence of the Muslim Brotherhood in the events that took place during those 18 days prior to the stepping down of Mubarak?...

  • Egypt and the Islamists. Souaiaia, Ahmed // Foreign Policy in Focus;01/26/2012, p1 

    The article focuses on Egyptian parliamentary election results which revealed that fair and transparent elections in Islamic world like Tunisia, Palestine and Turkey, Islamist parties and their affiliates can win at least 40% of the votes. With over 30 million people voted in Egypt, about 10...

  • SALAFIST AL-NUR PARTY STRUGGLES TO KEEP POLITICAL ISLAM ALIVE IN EGYPT. McGregor, Andrew // Terrorism Monitor;2/21/2014, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p2 

    The article reports that the Salafist Nur Party struggles to survive political Islam in Egypt as the Muslim Brotherhood has been declared as terrorist organization and former president Muhammad Mursi has been imprisoned. It says that the Islamist torch has been passed to the party when the...

  • SALAFIST AL-NUR PARTY STRUGGLES TO KEEP POLITICAL ISLAM ALIVE IN EGYPT. McGregor, Andrew // Terrorism Monitor;2/6/2014, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p2 

    The article presents an analysis on the struggles of the Salafist Al-Nur Party in keeping political Islam alive in Egypt. The declaration of the Muslim Brotherhood as a terrorist organization is highlighted. Issues concerning the ruling of the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) of the Muslim...

  • Brotherhood Wins Election, But SCAF Retains Power.  // Middle East Monitor: East Med;Mar2012, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p2 

    The article presents an outlook for politics in Egypt for 2012. The country's political risk is high after first post-Mubarak legislative election. The dominance of the Muslim Brotherhood's Freedom and Justice Party will be having an influence in drafting the constitution for the country after...

  • Egypt: The Implications Of The Muslim Brotherhood's Rise.  // Emerging Markets Monitor;4/16/2012, Vol. 18 Issue 3, p17 

    The article discusses implications of Muslim Brotherhood's (MB) rise in Egypt as cited by pledge reversal of Freedom and Justice Party not to nominate a candidate for upcoming presidential elections. Instead MB announced Khairat al-Shater as its preferred candidate. Shater's nomination...

  • Government and Politics.  // Political Intelligence Briefing;8/20/2014, p29 

    This section offers news briefs on international governments and politics. Congolese opposition leader Jean Bertrand Ewanga was imprisoned in August 2014 for urging President Joseph Kabila to respect constitutional term limits during a political rally. The Supreme Administrative Court of Egypt...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics