Will Morsi bend?

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Dec 6 2012, 19:02:49

It's all eyes on Egypt. Nearly two years after the fall of Hosni Mubarak, the country's suddenly polarized in a whole new way. President Morsi caught everyone by surprise on November 22nd when he decreed for himself broad sweeping powers, then last week, the Islamist-led constitutent assembly rushed through a draft constitution. Protests have erupted across Egypt. François Picard and his panel discuss why the tension is so high in Cairo and across Egypt and how all this could be resolved.

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse

People and Organizations:


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

Africa:   Third Trump Try to Fill Senior Africa Policy Post (news)
allAfrica.com
25 July 2017

After two abandoned attempts to fill the highest Africa position in the White House, the Trump team is considering a career intelligence officer. No announcement has been made, but sources with access ... [read more]

Nigeria:   I Will Be Back Soon, Buhari Writes AU (news)
Leadership
26 July 2017

President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the chairman of the assemblies of heads of state and government of the African Union (AU) and president of Guinea, Alpha Conde, informing him that he will be ... [read more]

Africa:   Science Opens New Doors in Fight Against HIV (press release)
International Aids Society
24 July 2017

Studies point to new approaches and tools to strengthen the global HIV response Researchers announced encouraging developments across several critical areas of HIV research at an official press ... [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!