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Democratic Alliance threatens to boycott PA elections

CAIRO: The Democratic Alliance, a coalition of 34 political parties, threatened to boycott the November parliamentary elections in a meeting held late Wednesday, if its demands aren’t met by Sunday. "This will put direct pressure on the military council to heed our demands," Ahmed Abu Baraka, leading figure in the Freedom and Justice Party (FJP) …


Democratic Alliance presents bill of constitutional principles, condemn Cabinet’s PA law

By Tamim Elyan CAIRO: The 28 parties forming the Democratic Alliance presented Thursday a bill of constitutional principles to guide the constituent assembly that will draft the new constitution following PA elections in September. The bill emphasized guaranteeing public freedoms and citizenship, rotation of power through elections, the independence of the judiciary from the executive …


Democratic Alliance refuses Cabinet’s PA draft law, demands dialogue with SCAF

By Tamim Elyan CAIRO: A group of Egyptian political parties refused Monday the People’s Assembly and Shoura Council elections draft law proposed by Cabinet and demanded a dialogue with officials as well as the army council to discuss the draft they had presented earlier. The group, which calls itself the Democratic Alliance, includes 26 parties …


Democratic Alliance to hand SCAF parliament elections draft law

By Tamim Elyan CAIRO: A delegation from the Democratic Alliance is set to hand their parliamentary elections draft law to the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) for study late Tuesday or Wednesday. The draft law prepared by the 18 parties comprising the alliance stipulates a “closed unconditioned roster system” for parties and independent candidates. …


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