Egypt army suspends constitution, calls early vote

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 04 July, 2013, 3:15am
UPDATED : Thursday, 04 July, 2013, 3:25am


CAIRO (AP) — Egypt's military has suspended the Islamist-backed constitution and called early elections.

The military also announced that embattled President Mohammed Morsi will be replaced.

Cheers erupted among millions of protesters nationwide who were demanding Morsi's ouster.