Egyptian vote favors charter
98% support constitution in first election since coup
Posted: January 19, 2014 at 4:07 a.m.
CAIRO — Voters overwhelmingly supported Egypt’s military-backed constitution in a two-day election, with 98.1 percent supporting it in the first vote since a coup toppled the country’s president, the Election Commission said Saturday.
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