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Egypt Election Results: Morsi of Muslim Brotherhood Announced President

4y ago


"After days of delay for the results of its presidential runoff, Egypt has announced Mohammed Morsi as the winner of the election and the country's new president, the Associated Press reports. Morsi, the candidate from the Muslim Brotherhood, faced off with former Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq after the two candidates collected the most votes in the first round of Egypt's presidential election. The days leading up to the runoff proved increasingly tense for Egypt, as judges appointed by former President Hosni Mubarak ordered parliament to dissolve, a blow to the democratically elected and Islamist-dominated governing body...".* The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur breaks it down. *Read more here from The Huffington Post/AP: Support The Young Turks by Subscribing Like Us on Facebook: Follow Us on Twitter: