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Ultraconservative Islamists make gains in Egypt

Egypt's ultraconservative Islamist party plans to push for a stricter religious code in Egypt after claiming surprisingly strong gains in the first round of... Read more »

Dec. 2, 2011


Egypt election results delayed to Friday

The head of Egypt's election commission said the announcement of final results for first-round parliamentary elections has been delayed until Friday. Read more »

Dec. 1, 2011


Egypt stocks extend gains after elections

Egypt's benchmark stock index extended its gains for a third consecutive day Thursday after landmark parliamentary elections passed relatively peacefully. Few,... Read more »

Dec. 1, 2011


Egypt: Partial results show Islamist lead in vote

Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood was leading in initial, partial results from Egypt's parliamentary elections but it was facing stiff competition in many places both from... Read more »

Nov. 30, 2011

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US finds reassurance in Egypt's peaceful voting

The Obama administration offered tempered praise this week as millions of Egyptians cast ballots in an election likely to be the country's freest and fairest ever... Read more »

Nov. 30, 2011


Egypt's Christians try to stem Islamists

Ahead of elections, Egypt's Coptic Church discreetly told followers to vote for an alliance of leftist and liberal parties sponsored by a Christian tycoon. The move by... Read more »

Nov. 29, 2011


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