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Naguib Sawiris: 'We are willing to work' with Islamists


Egyptians are preparing for the second round of voting on the country's controversial draft constitution. The new draft has bitterly divided the politically dominant Islamists and their secular opponents who fear the rights of minorities will be eroded and the country will be ruled like a theocracy.

The Egyptian businessman and founder of the Free Egyptians party, Naguib Sawiris, tells Zeinab Badawi that the opposition National Salvation Front is willing to work with Islamists but will not tolerate any bullying from the bloc.

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