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Opposition says el-Sisi won because of 'unequal electoral battle'

Euronews’ correspondent in Cairo, Mohammed Shaikhibrahim, has described the situation in the country following the election of former army chief

Euronews’ correspondent in Cairo, Mohammed Shaikhibrahim, has described the situation in the country following the election of former army chief

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Sisi secures crushing win in Egypt presidential vote

Supporters of Egypt’s former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi are celebrating what looks like a landslide victory in the country’s presidential

Supporters of Egypt’s former army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi are celebrating what looks like a landslide victory in the country’s presidential

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Low turnout in Egyptian election despite extra day of voting

Egyptians have been voting for a third day in the country’s presidential elections. The ballot was extended by an extra day by the country’s

Egyptians have been voting for a third day in the country’s presidential elections. The ballot was extended by an extra day by the country’s

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Extra day of voting in Egypt presidential poll amid low turnout

Amid a lower than expected turnout, Egyptians are under pressure to cast their ballots in a presidential election with authorities extending the poll

Amid a lower than expected turnout, Egyptians are under pressure to cast their ballots in a presidential election with authorities extending the poll

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Presidential poll in Egypt: What next?

For the second day running, Egyptians have been voting in a presidential election, with a low turnout feared by authorities. To discuss the ballot

For the second day running, Egyptians have been voting in a presidential election, with a low turnout feared by authorities. To discuss the ballot

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Sisi favourite as Egypt votes for new president

In Egypt, voting has been taking place in a poll widely expected to see army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi installed as president. Despite concerns

In Egypt, voting has been taking place in a poll widely expected to see army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi installed as president. Despite concerns

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Egyptian new president faces governing nation in blood feud

Egyptians will vote for a new president next week. Expected to win: the former army chief who removed the previous, Islamist president

Egyptians will vote for a new president next week. Expected to win: the former army chief who removed the previous, Islamist president

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Egypt: hopes for the future, a week ahead of presidential election

Egyptians are preparing to vote in their second presidential election in less than three years. After the revolution that toppled Hosni Mubarak in

Egyptians are preparing to vote in their second presidential election in less than three years. After the revolution that toppled Hosni Mubarak in

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Egypt's al-Sisi vows to put an end to Muslim Brotherhood

Reaction in Egypt to the first television interview of former Defence Minister and front-runner in the upcoming presidential elections Abdel-Fattah

Reaction in Egypt to the first television interview of former Defence Minister and front-runner in the upcoming presidential elections Abdel-Fattah

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Egypt: al-Sisi presidential bid prompts joy - and concern

For his supporters, he is Egypt’s saviour – the right man to bring stability to a country in crisis. But the Islamist opposition reviles General

For his supporters, he is Egypt’s saviour – the right man to bring stability to a country in crisis. But the Islamist opposition reviles General

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Egypt: army chief Sisi indicates he will run for president

Egypt’s army chief Sisi has given his clearest signal yet that he wants to run for president. Speaking at a graduation ceremony at the Cairo war

Egypt’s army chief Sisi has given his clearest signal yet that he wants to run for president. Speaking at a graduation ceremony at the Cairo war

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Egypt brings forward presidential elections

Egypt’s interim President Adly Mansour, has announced that presidential elections will be held sooner than planned and before the country elects a

Egypt’s interim President Adly Mansour, has announced that presidential elections will be held sooner than planned and before the country elects a

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Egyptian presidential elections brought forward

The Interim President of Egypt, Adly Mansour, has announced that Presidential elections will be held sooner than planned, and before the country

The Interim President of Egypt, Adly Mansour, has announced that Presidential elections will be held sooner than planned, and before the country

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Mohamed Morsi inaugurated as President of Egypt

Mohamed Morsi has been officially sworn in as Egypt’s first civilian president. The 60-year-old, who won the country’s first free and fair

Mohamed Morsi has been officially sworn in as Egypt’s first civilian president. The 60-year-old, who won the country’s first free and fair

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Mohamed Morsi speaks to the people in Tahrir Square

A night time vigil was held in Tahrir Square hours before the country’s first Islamic civilian president, Mohamed Morsi was set to take his official

A night time vigil was held in Tahrir Square hours before the country’s first Islamic civilian president, Mohamed Morsi was set to take his official

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Tahrir Square shows overwhelming support for President-elect

Tens of thousands of Egyptians had descended on Tahrir Square to hear their President-elect address them, many of whom were followers of his

Tens of thousands of Egyptians had descended on Tahrir Square to hear their President-elect address them, many of whom were followers of his

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Egypt President-elect speaks in Tahrir Square

It was a moment crackling with emotion which many Egyptians could never have imagined. The first Islamist civilian president, Mohamed Mursi -who will

It was a moment crackling with emotion which many Egyptians could never have imagined. The first Islamist civilian president, Mohamed Mursi -who will

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Egypt court rules army cannot arrest civilians

An Egyptian court on Tuesday annulled a decree by the country’s interim government that allowed the army to arrest civilians. That right ended at

An Egyptian court on Tuesday annulled a decree by the country’s interim government that allowed the army to arrest civilians. That right ended at

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Morsi: Palestinian welcome, mixed Israeli reaction

There was a mixed reaction in Israel to the election of Mohammed Morsi as president in neighbouring Egypt. Some residents echoed newspaper

There was a mixed reaction in Israel to the election of Mohammed Morsi as president in neighbouring Egypt. Some residents echoed newspaper

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Morsi vows a government for all Egypt

Egypt’s first democratically elected leader Mohammed Morsi has begun the delicate task of building a government. As supporters of the Muslim

Egypt’s first democratically elected leader Mohammed Morsi has begun the delicate task of building a government. As supporters of the Muslim

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Shafik supporters hysterical after election loss

Ahmed Shafik supporters showed their anger and grief at their candidate’s defeat at the hands of Islamists by tearing down posters of Mohamed

Ahmed Shafik supporters showed their anger and grief at their candidate’s defeat at the hands of Islamists by tearing down posters of Mohamed

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Egypt's next president makes first public address

Mohamed Morsy has made his first statement as Egyptian President-elect on state television. He used the occasion to thank all of those involved in

Mohamed Morsy has made his first statement as Egyptian President-elect on state television. He used the occasion to thank all of those involved in

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Egypt: Voices of the revolution

After thirty years under the rule of deposed dictator, Hosni Mubarak, and over a year under military rule, many Egyptians are overjoyed to finally

After thirty years under the rule of deposed dictator, Hosni Mubarak, and over a year under military rule, many Egyptians are overjoyed to finally

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Egypt: Islamist joy as Morsy is elected president

Muslim Brotherhood supporters in Cairo’s Tahrir Square erupted in joy on hearing that Mohamed Morsy – a man once imprisoned under former dictator

Muslim Brotherhood supporters in Cairo’s Tahrir Square erupted in joy on hearing that Mohamed Morsy – a man once imprisoned under former dictator

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What now for Egypt after Morsy's presidential win?

To assess the impact of Islamist Mohamed Morsy becoming Egypt’s first freely-elected president, euronews spoke to its correspondent in Cairo, Riadh

To assess the impact of Islamist Mohamed Morsy becoming Egypt’s first freely-elected president, euronews spoke to its correspondent in Cairo, Riadh