26 December 2013

Egypt: HEC - Referendum On Schedule, No Intention to Delay

Member and spokesman of the Secretariat of the Higher Elections Commission (HEC) Hisham Mokhtar said that the HEC is working on procedures of referendum on the constitution , due to take place on January 14 and 15, and will not be delayed due to Mansoura bombing of the Security Directorate of Dakahlia.

In a statement to the " Youm 7" newspaper, Mokhtar said that the HEC will coordinate with the security bodies in the Ministries of Defense and Interior to secure the referendum on the constitution and the sub-committees, where the voting process will take place on time without any delay under whatever circumstances .

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