Egypt Braces For Rival Protests Over Constitution

Author:
AlJazeera English
Publisher:
AlJazeera English
Publication Date:
10 December 2012
Tags:
Egypt, Governance, Arms and Military Affairs, Legal and Judicial Affairs

Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi has given the army the power to arrest civilians ahead of Saturday's controversial referendum. Two groups of judges have now agreed to supervise the vote on the draft constitution, but the opposition is planning mass demonstrations.