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Votes Cast, Egyptians Abroad Wait for Referendum Resultsi
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January 14, 2014 2:38 AM
Voters in Egypt go to the polls Tuesday and Wednesday (Jan. 14-15) to vote on a constitution written by the military-backed interim government. It would replace the one adopted under the Islamist administration ousted last year. Egyptians living in other countries have already had their say on the document. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more from Washington.

Votes Cast, Egyptians Abroad Wait for Referendum Results

Published January 13, 2014

Voters in Egypt go to the polls Tuesday and Wednesday (Jan. 14-15) to vote on a constitution written by the military-backed interim government. It would replace the one adopted under the Islamist administration ousted last year. Egyptians living in other countries have already had their say on the document. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more from Washington.


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