TITLE

EGYPT-CONSTITUTION

PUB. DATE
January 2012
SOURCE
Middle East Reporter (Weekly Edition);1/13/2012, Vol. 144 Issue 1284, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the agreement of Egyptian political parties and religious figures to protect civic freedom in a new constitution after President Hosni Mubarak has been overthrown. It mentions the approval of principles at a meeting sponsored by Egypt's prestigious seat of Sunni Muslim learning, al-Azhar, which include the principle to guarantee freedom. According to Mohamed Abul Ghar, head of liberal Egyptian Social Democratic Party, there was consensus between equal rights and duties.
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