05/19/2014 . By Mai El-Sadany

In preparation for the parliamentary elections set to take place in the months after the presidential election, interim President Adly Mansour appointed an 8-person committee on April 14 to amend

03/20/2014 . By TIMEP

The Tahrir Institute for Middle East Policy (TIMEP) commends Egypt’s Interim President Adly Mansour for his decision to call for a further investigation into the security force-led violence that took

02/26/2014 . By Mai El-Sadany

In an Egypt that is fighting a self-declared “war on terror” and awaiting a possible nomination of Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi for the presidency, the issue of national security

02/24/2014 . By TIMEP

On February 24, 2014, the Court for Urgent Matters officially repealed the High Administrative Court’s 2010 ban on police presence on university campuses. Interim President Adly Mansour has stated concerns

01/26/2014 . By TIMEP

The interim government announced that presidential elections would be held before parliamentary elections, though no date was set for either. Mansour issued the decision after consultations with various political groups.

08/20/2013 . By TIMEP

Today, the committee of ten jurists and professors handed suggested amendments of the 2012 constitution to interim president Adly Mansour. One of the most controversial items was the possible ban

08/13/2013 . By TIMEP

Tensions remained high as the standoff between security forces and supporters of deposed President Muhammad Morsi continued. A group of supporters of Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood marched to the

08/07/2013 . By TIMEP

The Egyptian presidency announced that intervention efforts by various foreign governments and bodies had failed. The Egyptian government blamed the Muslim Brotherhood for the collapse of the talks. Interim President

07/28/2013 . By TIMEP

Sporadic episodes of violence continued through the night, and Morsi supporters pledged to continue their protests in the face of the state’s actions. Violence accompanied the funerals of those who

07/18/2013 . By TIMEP

Gehad el-Haddad, a Muslim Brotherhood spokesman, announced that the Brotherhood had proposed new talks with the interim government using European Union envoy Bernardino Leon as an intermediary. Leon described the