Morsi Supporters to Boycott Referendum on Constitution

The Islamist supporters of deposed Egyptian president announce they will boycott a referendum on a new constitution next month.Elad Benari, 12/17/2013, 4:12 AM

Date Announced for Referendum on Egypt's Constitution

A referendum on Egypt's draft constitution will be held on January 14-15, says interim President Adly Mansour.Elad Benari, 12/15/2013, 4:00 AM

Egypt’s New Draft Constitution Approved

Egypt’s new draft constitution approved for a referendum. Elections to follow in mid-2014.Elad Benari, 12/2/2013, 4:45 AM

Egypt to Hold Referendum on New Constitution

Egypt announces referendum on an amended constitution as protesters take to the streets in defiance of new law.Elad Benari, 11/27/2013, 3:13 AM

Egyptian Democracy? Morsi's New Constitution Remains

Egypt needs a secular constitution with democratic freedoms. This should happen as soon as possible, but the opposite is quietly taking place. Ashraf Ramelah, 7/26/2013, 6:09 AM

Egypt's Interim President Sets Timetable for Elections

Egypt's constitution will be amended within five months, and parliamentary elections will be held two months after that.Elad Benari, 7/9/2013, 2:45 AM

IMF Official to Visit Egypt, Discuss Loan

A top IMF official will visit Egypt on Monday for talks on a $4.8 billion loan frozen because of political unrest in the country.Elad Benari, 1/6/2013, 5:01 AM

Morsi: Constitution is a 'New Dawn' for Egypt

Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi hails an Islamist-backed charter as "a new dawn" for his country.Elad Benari, 12/27/2012, 5:43 AM

Egyptians Pass New Constitution

Egypt's electoral commission confirms that the Islamist-backed constitution was passed by 64 percent of voters.Elad Benari, 12/26/2012, 1:13 AM

Egypt's Opposition to Appeal Referendum Results

Egypt's opposition says it will appeal a referendum on a new constitution backed by ruling Islamists, vows to continue struggle.Elad Benari, 12/24/2012, 4:12 AM

Egypt: Islamists Claim Lead in Second Referendum Vote

Egypt's ruling Islamists claim that preliminary referendum results show strong backing for a constitution rejected by the opposition.Elad Benari, 12/23/2012, 5:30 AM

Egypt's VP Resigns as Vote on Constitution Continues

Egyptian VP Mahmud Mekki announces his resignation as Egyptians go to the polls in a referendum on a new constitution.Elad Benari, 12/23/2012, 2:33 AM

Egypt: Low Turnout for Protest Against Constitution

Up to 2,000 people gather in Egypt to protest controversial draft constitution - far fewer than previous opposition protests.Elad Benari, 12/19/2012, 2:14 AM

Egypt's Prosecutor General Resigns

Egypt's prosecutor general gives into demands of lower prosecutors by agreeing to resign next week.Elad Benari, 12/18/2012, 4:43 AM

Egypt: Islamists Claim Lead After First Round of Voting

Islamists backing a new constitution for Egypt claim victory in the first leg of a referendum.Elad Benari, 12/17/2012, 1:14 AM

Egyptian Opposition Claims Fraud in Referendum

5,000 complaints of fraud filed after the first day of voting. So far, 56% of voters said yes to constitution.Gil Ronen, 12/16/2012, 10:10 PM

Egypt Tense as Voting on Referendum Begins

Morsi's opposition accuses Muslim Brotherhood of vote rigging in first day of vote on new constitution.Elad Benari, 12/16/2012, 1:21 AM

Egypt's Constitution Draft Based on Islam

Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood-led government is suggesting that the country’s new constitution be based on the principles of Islam.Elad Benari, 11/13/2012, 5:46 AM