Mohamed Morsi

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An elderly Egyptian man waits on a bench before casting his vote at a... News PhotoAdult,Arab Spring,Bench,Conflict,Constitution,Crisis,Domination,Egypt,Hometown,Horizontal,Islam,Men,Middle East,Mohamed Morsi,New,Nile Delta,Politics,Polling Place,Referendum,Senior Adult,Station,Traditional Clothing,Turban,Voting,WaitingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPAn elderly Egyptian man waits on a bench before casting his vote at a polling station in President Mohamed Morsi's hometown Zagazig in the Nile Delta on a new constitution supported by the ruling Islamists but bitterly contested by a secular-leaning opposition on December 15, 2012. Morsi's determined backing of the charter triggered the power struggle with the opposition, which is supported by judges who accuse the Islamists of overreaching. AFP PHOTO/GIANLUIGI GUERCIA (Photo credit should read GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/Getty Images)