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Egypt's Mursi to address parliament on Saturday

Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation - Wed, 26 Dec 2012 11:16 AM
Author: Reuters
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CAIRO, Dec 26 (Reuters) - Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi will on Saturday address the upper house of parliament which now holds full legislative powers following the adoption of a new constitution, the council's speaker said.

Under the new charter, legislative powers temporarily held by Mursi have now been transferred to the Islamist-dominated upper house of parliament, until a new lower house is elected in a vote expected in about two months.

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