The number of people killed in street clashes in the Egyptian capital Cairo is rising. While security forces have moved into the area, it seems the ...
( Resource: Protesters Killed in Cairo Attack
People's Assembly Speaker Mohamed Saad el-Katatni asked Chairman of the parliament's Constitutional and Legislative Affairs Committee Mahmoud el-Khoderi to discuss proposals on a draft law governing the right to stage peaceful protests.
MP Mostafa Bakri said he submitted a bill to regulate the right to protest two months ago, but the committee has not started discussing it until now.
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