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# ahmed-shafiq - Monday 25 June, 2012

New Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi promises to be 'leader for all Egyptians'
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New Egyptian president Mohammed Morsi promises to be 'leader for all Egyptians'

Jun 25th 2012, 8:30 AM 1,062 Views 2 Comments

The Muslim Brotherhood candidate is the country’s first Islamist leader, but has pledged to try and build national unity.

# ahmed-shafiq - Sunday 24 June, 2012

And the winner of the Egyptian presidential election is...
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# Result

And the winner of the Egyptian presidential election is...

Jun 24th 2012, 3:31 PM 3,665 Views 29 Comments

The result of the presidential election was finally announced this afternoon.

# ahmed-shafiq - Thursday 21 June, 2012

Egypt: Officials delay announcing election winner
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# Egypt

Egypt: Officials delay announcing election winner

Jun 21st 2012, 8:26 AM 1,162 Views 0 Comments

Political tensions have been sent soaring in Egypt as officials postpone declaring the winner of the country’s first new presidential elections in three decades.

# ahmed-shafiq - Monday 18 June, 2012

Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood claim election win as army accused of 'coup'
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: Muslim Brotherhood claim election win as army accused of 'coup'

Jun 18th 2012, 11:23 AM 1,612 Views 3 Comments

Mohammed Mursi has claimed victory in the presidential election but the sweeping powers that the military have given themselves may render him toothless.

# ahmed-shafiq - Saturday 16 June, 2012

Egypt worried as parliament dissolved, elections begin
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Egypt worried as parliament dissolved, elections begin

Jun 16th 2012, 7:00 PM 1,674 Views 0 Comments

Many voters are stuck between a rock and a hard place as they go to the polls today.

# ahmed-shafiq - Thursday 14 June, 2012

Egypt: Supreme Court's call for parliament dissolution sparks outcry
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt: Supreme Court's call for parliament dissolution sparks outcry

Jun 14th 2012, 8:40 PM 1,692 Views 1 Comment

Activists accused the military of a ‘soft coup’ after a court decision also paved the way for a former ally of the deposed president Hosni Mubarak to run in the presidential run-off this weekend.

# ahmed-shafiq - Monday 4 June, 2012

Protests in Tahrir Square continue after verdicts in Mubarak trial
# Egypt
# Egypt

Protests in Tahrir Square continue after verdicts in Mubarak trial

Jun 4th 2012, 2:40 PM 1,193 Views 0 Comments

The verdict in the trial of the country’s former president has sparked nationwide outrage after six of his security chiefs where acquitted.

# ahmed-shafiq - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Ex-Mubarak PM praises Egypt's uprising ahead of presidential run-off
# Egypt
# Egypt

Ex-Mubarak PM praises Egypt's uprising ahead of presidential run-off

May 26th 2012, 3:02 PM 920 Views 0 Comments

Ahmed Shafiq praised the revolution that toppled Hosni Mubarak last year as he prepares for a run-off vote with the Muslim Brotherhood’s Mohammed Morsi in Egypt next month.

# ahmed-shafiq - Friday 25 May, 2012

Brotherhood claims lead as Egypt vote count begins
# Egypt
# Egypt

Brotherhood claims lead as Egypt vote count begins

May 25th 2012, 9:54 AM 709 Views 2 Comments

None of the five prominent candidates are expected to win outright in the first round, with a run-off between the two leading contenders expected to be held June 16-17.

# ahmed-shafiq - Friday 4 March, 2011

Egypt's top archaeologist warns of looting
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt's top archaeologist warns of looting

Mar 4th 2011, 1:35 PM 686 Views 0 Comments

Egypt’s political upheaval has led opportunists to loot the country’s antiquity sites, says a top archeologist.

# ahmed-shafiq - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Egypt's Prime Minister resigns according to the armed forces
# Egypt
# Egypt

Egypt's Prime Minister resigns according to the armed forces

Mar 3rd 2011, 10:24 AM 202 Views 0 Comments

Ahmed Shafiq had been appointed by former President Hosni Mubarak prior to his resignation last month.