National Party of Egypt

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National Party of Egypt

حزب مصر القومي
Hizb Masr al-Qawmi[1]
FounderTalaat Sadat
Founded17 August 2011[1]
Preceded byNational Democratic Party
National affiliationEgyptian Front[2]
House of Representatives
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The National Party of Egypt (Arabic: حزب مصر القومي‎, romanizedHizb Masr al-Qawmi) is an Egyptian political party made up of former members of the NDP.[1]

It was founded and led by Anwar Sadat's nephew, Talaat Sadat, who was the last chairman of the NDP.[3] Another prominent member is Tawfik Okasha.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "NDP Offshoots". Ahram Online. 18 November 2011. Retrieved 16 December 2013.
  2. ^ "Setting the boundaries". Al-Ahram Weekly. 2 October 2014. Retrieved 4 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Return of the NDP: Mubarak-regime diehards retrench ahead of Egypt's elections". Ahram Online. 18 September 2011. Retrieved 16 December 2013.