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Morsi foes threaten to boycott vote

CAIRO — A coalition opposed to President Mohammed Morsi urged its followers Wednesday to vote ‘‘no’’ on a contentious Islamist-backed draft constitution, but threatened to boycott the vote altogether if several conditions are not met.

The opposition coalition, known as the National Salvation Front, also urged Morsi to delay the process of adopting a constitution for two to three months, so that ‘‘a national dialogue that is serious and equitable’’ can be conducted.

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