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  11/29/2012, Kislev 15, 5773

Draft of New Egyptian Constitution Published


The draft of a new constitution to be voted upon by the Egyptian parliament was published, Thursday afternoon, on the Website of the semi-official Al-Ahram newspaper.

The document stresses democratic principles while declaring, "The principles of Islamic law are the main source of the constitution."