Egypt's Parliament Sets Agenda Ahead of Polls

Rawya Rageh/AlJazeera English
AlJazeera English
Publication Date:
26 December 2012
Egypt, Governance

As Egypt struggles to set up a new political system, a new body has assumed law making powers. The upper house of parliament, the Shura Council, has taken over from President Mohamed Mursi, until Egypt's next elections in February.


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