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Egyptians vote in constitutional referendum seen boosting Sisi – Reuters

ReutersCAIRO (Reuters) – Egyptians vote on Tuesday in a constitutional referendum, the first ballot since the military overthrew Islamist president Mohamed Mursi and an event likely to spawn a presidential bid by army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. Few doubt …Egyptians’ hopes and fears as charter put to voteBBC NewsEgyptians Vote in Constitutional ReferendumVoice of […]

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Egypt likely to change roadmap, hold presidential vote first-sources – Reuters

ReutersCAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt’s government is likely to call a presidential election before parliamentary polls, officials said on Monday, rearranging the political timetable in a way that could see army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi elected head of state by April.Egypt arrests Al-Jazeera journalistsAFPEgypt Detains Journalists It Says Aired ‘False News’New York TimesEgypt arrests Al […]

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Analysis: Sisi determined to stamp out all opposition – Jerusalem Post

Jerusalem PostAfter violent crackdown fails to completely neutralize the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, the new regime turns to legal action to achieve complete victory, charging Morsi with conspiring with Hamas, Hezbollah. Egypt’s Army Chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi …Egypt Accuses Morsi of Vast Terrorist PlotNew York TimesEgypt’s Mohamed Morsi accused of espionage, plotting Islamist takeoverWashington […]