"In the day held a referendum in Egypt that determines if the president al-Sisi to get more power. Human rights groups are critical, but al-Sisi describes itself as "
"Egypt's president Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi may come to remain in power until 2030. It is one of the legislative proposals that can go through if the inhabitants of Egypt will vote yes to the amendments to the constitution. A three-day referendum starting on Saturday is being held in the country."
"The last few weeks have streets tapetserats"
"the 63-year-old Ramez Raouf is critical to presidenttiden can be extended – but in a referendum he will vote"
"– that the military will protect the civilians and it is important for me, " he says to the AFP."
"No-campaign, which is primarily driven from egyptians abroad and via the internet, has been restricted in Egypt. Authorities have blocked over 30 000 websites in an attempt to reduce the accessibility to a campaign page that collected more than 250 000 signatures against lagförändringarna."
"Can strengthen its position"
"the Legislative proposals would also mean that the military may come to have greater influence over the country's policies and give the president greater power over the judiciary."
"those who support The lagförändringarna that would give al-Sisi, the more power the believe that he has."
"human rights groups criticise"
"the Bills that are now to be voted on, has received criticism from human rights groups such as Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch which said that they"
"al-Sisi won the presidential election after Mohammed Morsi was overthrown in 2013. He current term of office expires in the year 2022."
"With the start on Saturday keeps Egypt a referendum, which lasts three days. Where shall it voted on changes in the constitution."
"It is about a change in the article 140, which means that the term of office of the president be extended from four years to six years. Go the proposal through, it means that al-Sisi's current term of office is extended at the same time that he can set up in the presidential election for a third term in office in 2024."
"the Change in the article 200 is to strengthen the role of the military, which could give it greater influence over the policies of the country and the president greater power over the judiciary."
"It's an al-Sisi-friendly block in the parliament, which is behind the initiative and the proposals were approved by the 531 of 596 members of parliament. Only 22 members voted no to the proposals."