Wednesday, August 23rd | 1 Elul 5777

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe
July 9, 2012 4:43 pm

Egypt’s Top Court Affirms Ruling in Favor of Military

avatar by News Editor

Email a copy of "Egypt’s Top Court Affirms Ruling in Favor of Military" to a friend

Supreme Constitutional Court of Egypt, located in the Cairo. Photo: wiki commons.

WSJ – Egypt’s constitutional court affirmed Monday that an earlier decision that led to the dismissal of Parliament was final, rejecting a challenge by the new president and moving the country another step closer to a constitutional crisis.

The court’s statement was the latest salvo in a duel between President Mohammed Morsi and the military leadership, which has relied on the courts to preserve legislative and executive powers despite a plan to hand authority to an elected government.

Read full story.

Share this Story: Share On Facebook Share On Twitter Email This Article

Let your voice be heard!

Join the Algemeiner

Algemeiner.com