Egypt’s charter seen getting ‘yes’ majority

Posted: December 23, 2012 at 4:27 a.m.

Egyptian soldiers stand between lines of voters in Giza on Saturday during the second round of a referendum on a new constitution.

Egypt’s Islamist-backed constitution received a “yes” majority in a final round of voting on a referendum that saw a low voter turnout, but the deep divisions it has opened up threaten to fuel continued turmoil.

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