Basic facts on Egypt's constitution referendum

Published on NewsOK Modified: December 21, 2012 at 2:58 pm •  Published: December 21, 2012
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— The ballot paper has two options: "agree" in light blue circle or "don't agree" in brown circle.

— Rights groups and opposition filed complaints citing violations marring the vote, including attempts to suppress "no" voters. The main international group that monitored previous Egyptian votes, the Carter Center, is not deploying observers this time around. Egyptian law requires judges at each poll station to monitor. Despite a boycott by many judges, authorities say they have 7,000 judges to cover the 6,700 polling stations.



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