World | Wed Jul 3, 2013 11:50pm IST

Egypt interim to be short, followed by elections - agency

CAIRO (Reuters) - An army-backed plan for a new Egyptian political transition includes a short period of interim rule to be followed by presidential and parliamentary elections, the state news agency reported on Wednesday. It gave no further details.

(Writing by Tom Perry/Yasmine Saleh; Editing by Alastair Macdonald)