Voice of America
Tempers rise ahead of vote on Egypt charter
CAIRO (AP) — Waving swords and clubs, Islamist supporters of Egypt's draft constitution clashed with opponents in the Mediterranean port city of Alexandria on Friday as tempers flared on the eve of the referendum on the disputed charter — the country ...
Rivals Clash Ahead of Egypt Constitution Vote
Less confrontation, more democracy is key to easing Egypt's strife
As Egypt Prepares To Vote, Only One Side Seems Organized : The Two-Way ...
Supporters, opponents of Egypt's president clash at rallies ahead of referendum
CAIRO – Egyptian Islamists have clashed with opponents of a draft constitution in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria after an ultraconservative cleric called on worshippers to approve the charter in a referendum. Witnesses say a number of people were ...
ABC News (blog)
Dueling Protests on Eve of Egypt's Referendum Vote
ABC News (blog)
CAIRO, Egypt — Both sides in Egypt's political battle hit the streets today ahead of a vote that will help decide the future of the largest country in the Arab world. Supporters of President Mohammad Morsi are rallying outside a mosque, urging ...
Egypt tense and polarised before referendum on new constitution
Smiley faces in bright orange and yellow adorn the barrier of huge concrete blocks outside the Ettihadiyeh Palace in the Cairo suburb of Heliopolis, though there is tension on the faces of the Republican Guards manning its entrances and the sand ...
Egypt crisis: Rival rallies as referendum looms
Supporters and opponents of Egypt's president are staging final rallies ahead of a referendum on a draft constitution, due to start on Saturday. Opponents say the draft document has been crafted poorly and without proper consultation, and is too Islamist.
UN News Centre
UN experts urge review of Egypt's draft constitution to ensure equality and ...
UN News Centre
14 December 2012 – A group of United Nations human rights experts today voiced deep concern about Egypt's draft constitution, and called on its Government to ensure equality, non-discrimination and protection and promotion of women's rights in the ...
Protests as Egypt referendum gets under way
Rival sides in Egypt's political crisis are staging rallies in Cairo a day before the first round of voting begins on a contentious draft constitution. The National Salvation Front of opposition groups has organised demonstrations at the presidential ...
CAIRO: Tempers rise ahead of vote on Egypt charter - World Wires ...
CAIRO -- Waving swords and clubs, Islamist supporters of Egypt's draft constitution clashed with opponents in the Mediterranean port city of Alexandria on Friday as tempers flared on the eve of the referendum on the disputed charter - the country's ...
Egypt's Satirical Secession Campaign
Egyptian supporters and opponents of President Mohamed Morsi clash in the Mediterranean coastal city of Alexandria on November 23, 2012. Opponents set fire to Muslim Brotherhood offices in three Egyptian cities, state television reported, as rival ...
Egypt vote sparks violent clashes between Islamists and opponents
Dozens of activists fought with clubs and swords, witnesses said, and a number of cars were set alight on the streets of Egypt's second biggest city on the eve of a vote that Mursi hopes will bring an end to the country's worsening political crisis ...