Defiant Morsi refuses to back down on referendum

From Top stories – France 24 - International News 24/7 Thu Dec 6 2012, 15:56:19

Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi refused on Thursday to curb his sweeping powers or to call off the constitutional referendum that has triggered the country's worst political crisis since the 2011 revolution.

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