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Egyptian Islamists plan mass protest ahead of constitution vote

Protesters opposing Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans as they demonstrate in front of the presidential palace in Cairo December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Protesters opposing Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans as they demonstrate in front of the presidential palace in Cairo December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Protesters opposing Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans as they demonstrate in front of the presidential palace in Cairo December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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An opposition activist waves a flag portraying journalist Al-Hosseiny Abu Deif during his funeral in Cairo December 19, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

An opposition activist waves a flag portraying journalist Al-Hosseiny Abu Deif during his funeral in Cairo December 19, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

An opposition activist waves a flag portraying journalist Al-Hosseiny Abu Deif during his funeral in Cairo December 19, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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Protesters opposing Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans as they demonstrate in front of the presidential palace, where Republican Guard tanks have been deployed, in Cairo December 18, 2012. The placard reads: "Void". REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Protesters opposing Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans as they demonstrate in front of the presidential palace, where Republican Guard tanks have been deployed, in Cairo December 18, 2012. The placard reads: "Void". REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Protesters opposing Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi shout slogans as they demonstrate in front of the presidential palace, where Republican Guard tanks have been deployed, in Cairo December 18, 2012. The placard reads: "Void". REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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A protester opposing Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi points a laser towards the presidential palace during a demonstration in Cairo December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A protester opposing Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi points a laser towards the presidential palace during a demonstration in Cairo December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

A protester opposing Egypt's President Mohamed Mursi points a laser towards the presidential palace during a demonstration in Cairo December 18, 2012. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah
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