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Posted: January 15, 2014 at 5:05 a.m.

QUOTE OF THE DAY “The constitution is not perfect. But we need to move forward, and we can fix it later.” Ameena Abdel-Salam, an Egyptian woman in Cairo’s upscale Zamalek district, after she voted in a referendum on a new constitution

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