Egyptian Arab Socialist Party

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Egyptian Arab Socialist Party
حزب مصر العربي الاشتراكي
Chairperson Wahid Al-Uksory (last)
Founded 1977 (1977)
Dissolved 2012; 3 years ago (2012)
Merged into Conference Party[1][2]
Headquarters Cairo
Ideology Islamic socialism
Arab socialism
Political position Third Position
Religion Sunni Islam
then Secularism
International affiliation None
Colours      Black
House of Representatives
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Website
www.misrelaraby.net
Politics of Egypt
Political parties
Elections

The Egyptian Arab Socialist Party (Arabic: حزب مصر العربي الاشتراكي Hizb Misr Al-'Arabi Al-Ishtiraki‎) is an political party in Egypt.

History and profile[edit]

The party was established in 1976 and its head was Mamdouh Salem.[3] He served as the prime minister of Egypt from 1975 to 1978.[3]

The party generally presses for preserving gains of the Egyptian Revolution of 1952.

The party nominated its head, Wahid Al-Uksory, to run for Egypt's first multi-candidate presidential elections. It was part of the Democratic Alliance for Egypt during the 2011-2012 parliamentary elections.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "'Civil' powers unite to form 'Conference Party'". Egypt Independent. 18 September 2012. Retrieved 16 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "«تيار الاستقلال» يلتقي ممثلي القبائل بسيناء الثلاثاء". Al Masry Al Youm. 27 October 2014. Retrieved 27 October 2014. 
  3. ^ a b Roberto Aliboni (3 January 2013). Egypt's Economic Potential. Routledge. p. 205. ISBN 978-1-135-08688-6. Retrieved 7 October 2014. 

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