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The 454-member Majlis al-Sha’ab (People’s Assembly), which functions as the legislature, nominates the President and the nomination is endorsed by popular referendum. The president, who serves a 6 year term, has executive power and appoints 1 or more Vice Presidents, a Prime Minister and a Council of Ministers. The Majlis al-Sha’ab is elected for a 5 year term. Majlis ash-Shura is the name of the 210 member advisory assembly.
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