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Tunisia: Ennahda says senior party official ‘kidnapped’
Middle East

Tunisia: Ennahda says senior party official ‘kidnapped’

  Security forces have detained a senior official from the largest party in the suspended Tunisian parliament for the first time since President Kais…
Conciliation attempt between State Council and Parliament over Judicial Authority bill
Egypt

Conciliation attempt between State Council and Parliament over Judicial Authority bill

In the wake of a clear refusal of the Judicial Authority bill, currently under discussion by the Parliament, the Member…
Israeli parliament enacts impeachment law, critics say targets Arab MPs
Middle East

Israeli parliament enacts impeachment law, critics say targets Arab MPs

Israel's parliament on Wednesday passed a law enabling it to impeach deputies for incitement to violence, racism or support for…
After scuffle with police, MP Zeinab Salem denies having criminal record
Egypt

After scuffle with police, MP Zeinab Salem denies having criminal record

Egyptian MP Zeinab Salem denied, on Saturday, allegations that she has previously faced criminal charges on nine occasions, in the…
British lawmaker Cox was killed because of her political views: husband
World

British lawmaker Cox was killed because of her political views: husband

Lawmaker Jo Cox, who was shot and stabbed a week before Britain's referendum on European Union membership, died because of…
Parliament cancels MP Tawfiq Okasha’s membership with majority vote
Egypt

Parliament cancels MP Tawfiq Okasha’s membership with majority vote

Egypt's parliament voted on Wednesday to cancel the membership of controversial MP Tawfiq Okasha in response to his unauthorized dinner…
MP: Corruption costs LE63 billion a year
Egypt

MP: Corruption costs LE63 billion a year

Parliamentarian Ahmed Abu Baraka has submitted an interpellation to Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif on the spread of corruption in Egypt--a…
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