Egyptian Parliament and Cabinet Have Been Dissolved

I have now heard two different reports on Al Jareeza that local Egyptian media has reported that the both chambers of parliament and the cabinet have been dissolved.

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Steven L. Taylor
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Steven L. Taylor is a Professor of Political Science and a College of Arts and Sciences Dean. His main areas of expertise include parties, elections, and the institutional design of democracies. His most recent book is the co-authored A Different Democracy: American Government in a 31-Country Perspective. He earned his Ph.D. from the University of Texas and his BA from the University of California, Irvine. He has been blogging since 2003 (originally at the now defunct Poliblog). Follow Steven on Twitter

Comments

  1. Jack says:

    This sounds like one of those extra-constitutional moves (is that the right phrase, extra-constitutional??) that you mentioned in your previous post. It is disturbing to me how military organizations can have such a huge role in how governments rise and fall.