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Three more former ministers to be quizzed for crimes

Following growing public demand for officials to be punished Egypt's public prosecutor will investigate claims made against three additional senior former politicians.

MP Issues Statement Rejecting Foreign Intervention in Egypt’s Affairs

MP member Ahmed Heta issued an urgent statement to PA Speaker Dr. Fathi Sorour stressing the parliament’s distaste with the US congress’ attempts to impose on Egypt’s affairs referring to

Politicians Describe PA Speakers’ Warnings as Threat to Democracy

A number of politicians and lawyers condemned the statements of the head of parliament, Dr. Fathy Sorour, in which he said about the “parallel parliament”: “I am worried for them,

Egyptian PA Speaker Warns ‘Parallel Parliament’

Dr. Fathy Sorour, head of the parliament, has warned of the seriousness of forming a “parallel parliament” which was launched by former MPs, saying: “I am worried for them.”

Controversial Legislature Holds First Session

Egypt’s People's Assembly, held its first session today as the building was surrounded by security forces anticipating further protests, amid continued outcry over fraud and voting irregularities.

International Conference to Discuss Violations of Egypt’s Poll

The Independent Committee for Elections Monitoring has organized an international press conference on Tuesday December 7, at the Ibn Khaldun Center to discuss Egypt’s 2010 parliamentary poll and the deterioration

Egypt forces its MPs to enter Gaza on foot, empty handed

The convoy organized by the Muslim Brotherhood and independent MPs, which was carrying steel and cement, was prevented from entering the Gaza Strip since officials did not consider them as

MB convoy engage in sit in demanding entry to Gaza

The Muslim Brotherhood and independent MP's participating in the aid convoy which left Cairo early Monday morning engaged in an open-ended sit-in in front of the Rafah crossing

MB MPs and opposition call for MP’s stripping of immunity

Recent comments made by NDP MP's Nashaat EL-Qassas and Ahmed Abu Aqrab have prompted political activists to demonstrate in front of parliament on Tuesday April, 20.

Sorour summons Minister of Irrigation to discuss Nile Basin crisis

MP Dr. Ibrahim Jaafari, from the Muslim Brotherhood's parliamentary bloc, has succeeded in acquiring a petition with 20 MPs signatures to discuss the Nile water agreements between Egypt and Sudan.