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National dialogue on constitutional amendments includes no opposition voices
Randa Mostafa | Figures selected to take part in the national dialogue appear to have been hand-picked
On Egypt’s proposed Senate: A constitution reversed
Mohamed Hamama | The amendments propose a 2nd parliamentary chamber that's just like the abolished Shura Council
The Armed Forces and the Constitution: Amendments grant the military unchecked powers
Randa Mostafa | The amendment's vague wording raises questions about the impact it could have on the military's role
Judicial officials: Constitutional amendments final battleground in struggle for judicial independence
A judicial source describes the amendments as a way of “constitutionalizing dictatorship”
Parliament advances constitutional amendments by overwhelming majority, opposition speaks out
485 out of 596 lawmakers in Egypt's Parliament voted in favor of amending the Constitution
‘Union to Defend the Constitution’ brings opposition forces together to reject constitutional amendments
Political figures announce the establishment of a group formed to oppose constitutional amendments
Constitutional amendments drive wedge between 25-30 Alliance, as MP Qaeed defects to support government ‘loyalists’
Position on constitutional amendments creates rift in opposition parliamentary bloc
Constitutional amendments submitted to Parliament could allow Sisi to stay in power until 2034
If passed, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi would be able to run for two further six-year terms
Egypt’s new political order in the making
Ashraf Hakim and Asmahan Soliman | Constitutional amendments will extend Sisi’s term and grant him sweeping powers
 
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Editor in chief: Al-Mashhad handed 1st penalties under new bylaws for report on police racketeering for amendment referendum
Politician: Forced disappearance of 4 Dostour Party members tied to opposition to constitutional amendments
Parliament’s General Committee approves request to amend Constitution
8 Egyptian rights groups reject plan to amend Constitution so Sisi can serve a third term
Over 1,000 people sign petition against plans to amend presidential term limits in Constitution
Should the army vote?
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