Egypt's Constitution Passes With 63.8% of Vote

Country's election commission denies voting irregularities, certifies tally

By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff

Posted Dec 25, 2012 12:23 PM CST

(Newser) – Egypt's controversial proposed constitution has passed its two-part referendum with 63.8% of the vote, the country's election commission said today. The passage is a win for President Mohamed Morsi—whose Islamist allies drafted the constitution, sparking massive street protests—and is right...   Read full story »


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