United Arab Emirates

Heavy security deployed across Egypt to secure constitutional referendum

Egypt’s Interior Ministry security services have deployed wide-ranging security plans in Greater Cairo and across Egypt’s governorates alongside the start of the constitutional amendments referendum, in order secure the electoral headquarters and roads and address any attempts to obstruct the electoral process. Interior Minister Mahmoud Tawfiq held an extensive meeting with his aides on Thursday at the Ministry, during which he reviewed the security services’ plans to secure citizens, vital institutions and polling stations during the referendum process. The security services in the various security directorates in the governorates have  implemented large-scale security plans and procedures to maintain security ...