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Wednesday, January 22, 2014
New Egyptian Constitution Approved by Voters
Religion Clause Blog notes that the new Egyptian Constitution was overwhelmingly supported by voters in last week's referendum. This post on the same site includes a rough translation of some of the religion provisions of the new Constitution. It establishes Islam as the official religion of the country, but does contain a freedom of religion guarantee.