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Egypt’s New Constitution: Step Forward or Step Back?

December 19, 2013 // 1:00pm2:00pm
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With the referendum on the new Constitution set for January 14/15, Egypt is at another critical juncture in its political transition.

In this Ground Truth Briefing, experts discuss the new Constitution, political developments on the ground, and the U.S.-Egyptian relationship.

 
Event Speakers List: 
  • Jane Harman // Director, President and CEO, Wilson Center
  • Head of the 50-Member Constitutional Committee, former Secretary General of the Arab League and former Egyptian Foreign Minister
  • Moushira Khattab // Former Public Policy Scholar
    Former Ambassador of Egypt to South Africa and to the Federal Republic of Czechoslovakia; and Former Egyptian Minister of Family and Population
  • Chairman of the Reform and Development Party
  • Aaron David Miller // Vice President for New Initiatives and Distinguished Scholar
    Historian, analyst, negotiator, and former advisor to Republican and Democratic Secretaries of State on Arab-Israeli negotiations, 1978-2003.
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