Egypt interim leader decrees election timetable: State media

CAIRO, Egypt (AFP) - Egypt's interim president Adly Mansour on Monday laid out a timetable for elections, saying a parliamentary poll would be held by 2014, after which a date will be announced for a presidential ballot, official media reported.

The country will have five months to amend the suspended constitution, ratify it in a referendum, and then hold parliamentary elections, according the text of the decree published online by the Al-Ahram newspaper.

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