Palestinian groups Fatah and Hamas hold talks in Cairo

09 Ene 2013
BBC News

The leaders of the Palestinian groups Fatah and Hamas have held talks in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, to try to heal their rift.

Palestinian Authority and Fatah leader Mahmoud Abbas met the political chief of Hamas, Khaled Meshaal.

Earlier, both had separately met Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi.

The groups have been at odds since Hamas ousted forces loyal to Mr Abbas in the Gaza Strip during clashes in 2007 and set up a rival government.

Les raisons d’un 'divorce' avec le pouvoir

08 Ene 2013

L’hôtel El Khater a accueilli durant trois jours (du 2 au 5 janvier) la session ordinaire du Conseil national du parti Hatem qui dure trois jours. A cette occasion, le président du Conseil national de ce parti, Mohamed Abdallahi Ould Cheikh Ahmed, a déclaré que cette session se tient alors que le pays traverse une crise grave et des conditions de vie difficiles ainsi qu’un environnement sécuritaire préoccupant.

Sudan’s Umma party distances itself from new opposition charter

08 Ene 2013
Sudan Tribune

The Sudanese National Umma Party (NUP) led by former Prime Minister Al-Sadiq al-Mahdi expressed reservations on the "New Dawn" charter signed with other opposition parties and rebel groups over the weekend.

The NUP was one of the signatories to the highly controversial accord which explicitly calls for toppling the regime and sets a vision for a new system that succeeds the government currently dominated by the ruling National Congress Party (NCP).

Domestic Syria opposition rejects Assad offer

07 Ene 2013
al- Yazeera

Syria's tolerated opposition has rejected an offer to enter into talks with the government of President Bashar al-Assad to find a solution to end the 21-month conflict.

The National Coordination Body for Democratic Change in Syria (NCB) made the announcement on Monday even as Prime Minister Wael al-Halaqi said his cabinet would meet soon to draw up a mechanism for the peace roadmap announced by Assad.

On Sunday, Assad outlined in his first speech in months his vision to end the conflict that the UN says has killed 60,000 people.

ElBaradei beefs up Constitution Party leadership

07 Ene 2013
Ahram Online

Constitution Party leader Mohamed ElBaradei on Sunday reshuffled the party's steering committee and made changes to the party's structure in preparation for the upcoming parliamentary election. 

The new steering committee includes former Democratic Front Party deputy leader Ibrahim Nawar; former Free Egyptians Party leader Basel Adel; Ghad Party founder Gamila Ismail; Kefaya founding member George Isaac; prominent legal expert Hossam Eisa; prominent writer Alaa Al-Aswany; New Woman Foundation founding member Hala Shukrallah; and prominent filmmaker Yousry Nassrallah. 

Sudanese opposition & rebel groups agree to topple Bashir’s regime

06 Ene 2013
Sudan Tribune

Sudanese opposition forces and rebel groups agreed Saturday on a charter to topple the regime of the National Congress Party (NCP) and to jointly rule the country before to hold democratic elections.

Representatives of the opposition National Consensus Forces (NCF) and the rebel Sudanese Revolutionary Front (SRF) met during five days in the Ugandan capital Kampala to discuss ways to reunite their efforts to bring down the NCP regime.

Le S.G. du mouvement El-Islah: Pour un régime parlementaire

05 Ene 2013
El Moudjahid

Le secrétaire général du mouvement El-Islah, Hamlaoui Akkouchi a plaidé hier, à Alger en faveur d’un régime parlementaire dans la prochaine révision de la constitution.
Lors d’une conférence de presse animée au niveau de son siège, M. Akkouchi a estimé que «les fondements de la constitution sont définis dans la déclaration du 1er Novembre, la démocratie et la fonction publique qui doit être au service du citoyen». Le système parlementaire consacre selon M. Akkouchi le principe de la démocratie et permet au peuple de choisir ces représentants dans les assemblées élues.