Aswat Masriya (Cairo)

3 December 2013

Egypt: Moussa Presents Draft Constitution to Interim President

Photo: Amru Salahuddien/Xinhua
Egyptian electoral commission supervisors and judges counts votes after last year's constitution referendum (file photo).

Amr Moussa, the head of the constituent assembly, handed the draft constitution to interim President Adli Mansour on Tuesday.

The 50-member assembly, which was formed in September to amend a constitution written by an Islamist-led assembly last year, finished voting on amendments on Sunday.

Mansour is expected to call for a constitutional referendum within the next four weeks.

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