12 December 2012

Egypt: Voting in Constitutional Referendum Opens for Egypt Expats

Photo: Amr Emam/IRIN
Salafist Muslim protesters in Egypt.

Egyptian expats began voting in the country's constitutional referendum on Wednesday 12/12/2012.

The Foreign Ministry said that there are around eight million Egyptian living abroad. Only 300,000 participated in last year's presidential election runoff.

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