Egypt's parliament to convene on Jan 10 after votestate TV

Reuters News
Posted: Dec 31, 2015 7:02 AM

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has called for parliament to convene on Jan. 10, state television said on Thursday.

Egyptians held the second phase of parliamentary elections in November. The vote is meant to restore parliament after a gap of more than three years.

Parliament will convene at 9 a.m., state television said.

(Reporting by Cairo Newsroom; Editing by Alison Williams)