Egyptian wedding (Photo credit: Getty) Egypt's top religious authority rejects reform to law allowing men to verbally divorce their wives as unconstitutional
20 February
Popular Congress Party (PCP) Political secretary Kamal Omer (photo credit: SUNA) Sudanese opposition groups accuse government of obstructing constitutional reforms on freedoms and security services
20 February
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena speaks with Sri Lankan Tamil National Alliance (TNA) party leader R. Sampanthan (R)   (photo credit: The Economic Times) Sri Lankan president initiates talks to break apparent impasse on constitution
20 February
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Polish Prime Minister Beata Szydło in Warsaw  (photo credit: Bartlomiej Zborowski/EPA) Poland resists EU Commission pressure on Con Court; proposals for periodic rule of law review made
16 February
One of the main opposition political parties in Turkey (photo credit: Anadolu Agency) Turkey's opposition party not to submit the draft constitution to the constitutional court
15 February