24 December 2012

Egypt: Presidential Decree to Phase Out Current Shura Session, Start New One Wednesday

President Mohamed Morsi issued a decree on Monday 24/12/2012 to phase out the 32nd session of the Shura Council retrospectively as of Saturday 22/12/2012.

He issued another presidential decree to call the Shura Council to convene its 33rd session on Wednesday 26/12/2012.

Appointed members will take the constitutional oath at the inaugural meeting on Wednesday.

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