Egyptians line up to vote on new charter; 11 killed

Posted: January 15, 2014 at 5:28 a.m.

A police officer directs a woman at a polling site Tuesday in Cairo as voting got under way on a constitutional referendum.

A referendum on a new constitution laid bare the sharp divisions in Egypt six months after the military removed the elected Islamist president. Pro-army voters lined up Tuesday outside polling stations, singing patriotic songs, kissing images of Egypt’s top officer and sharing their upbeat hopes for their troubled nation.

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