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Weekend Reading: Egypt’s Transition at a Crossroads

by Steven A. Cook
November 30, 2012

Anti-Morsi protesters chant anti-government slogans as they rally in Tahrir Square in Cairo (Asmaa Waguih/Courtesy Reuters).


Asmaa El Gammal says it is a grave mistake for Egyptian president Morsi not to take protests in Tahrir seriously.

The Muslim Brotherhood’s statement concerning President Morsi’s recent constitutional decree.

The full text of the constitutional draft approved by Egypt’s constituent assembly this week (Arabic), and its translation (English).

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