Parliamentary elections continue in Egypt

Parliamentary elections continue in Egypt
Monday, December 5, 2011 - 10:18am

Egyptians returned to the polls monday to cast their ballots in run-off parliamentary elections. Polls opened in nine provinces, where voters will choose between 52 individual candidates.

The run-offs will pit 24 members a the country's ultra-conservative Islamist Party against more moderate Muslim Brotherhood candidates. This is Egypt's first free vote in decades and will set the country's new parliament.


 

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