Cairo, Egypt — Absentee Vote in Egyptian Presidential Race Boosts Islamists (May 2012)

Citation:

Lerner KL. Cairo, Egypt — Absentee Vote in Egyptian Presidential Race Boosts Islamists (May 2012). Taking Bearings. LMG (London, Paris, Cambridge) May. 2012.
Cairo, Egypt — Absentee Vote in Egyptian Presidential Race Boosts Islamists (May 2012)

Abstract:

CAIRO — On the eve of a historic presidential election set to shape the future of Egypt's ongoing revolution, results from absentia ballots cast by Egyptians living abroad gave Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohamed Morsi, an early lead. During the 48 hour pre-voting "silent period" in which official campaigning is forbidden, pro-Islamist supporters received a boost when the Egyptian Foreign Ministries released absentia counts from 33 countries.  (more)

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