An Egyptian man casts his ballot at a polling station in Cairo on May 24.(Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images)
An Egyptian man casts his ballot at a polling station in Cairo on May 24.
(Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images)

Muslim Brotherhood Wins Another Egyptian Election

May 28, 2012  •  From theTrumpet.com
The Brotherhood seems set to control both parliament and the presidency.
 

The Muslim Brotherhood candidate, Mohammed Morsi, has won enough votes in the first round of Egypt’s presidential elections to make it through to round two, according to partial election results.

The runoff elections will pit the two most popular candidates against each other on June 16-17, with the winner scheduled to be announced June 21. The preliminary results show Morsi’s rival to be Ahmed Shafiq, a member of former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak’s inner circle.

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