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Egypt Muslim Brotherhood Elections

Election Boycotts: Losing Voices and Votes

Mehrunisa Qayyum | Posted 07.21.2014 | Politics
Mehrunisa Qayyum

Usually in elections, the voters' central dilemma is deciding whether to vote for candidate 'A', 'B', or even 'C'. However, in Egypt's upcoming presidential elections, voters and organizing blocs are revisiting the dilemma they faced in their 2012 elections.

Muslim Brotherhood Stays Quiet On Calls For Transfer Of Power

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL and SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 02.20.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's ruling military escalated its tone against pro-democracy activists Wednesday, warning of an attempt to "topple the state," as go...

Muslim Brotherhood Will Boycott Military Council

AP | MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 02.07.2012 | World

CAIRO — Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood, the Islamist group set to dominate the new parliament, accused the country's military rulers Thursday of try...

Voter Turnout Lower Than Expected In Egyptian Runoffs

AP | BEN HUBBARD AND SARAH EL DEEB | Posted 02.04.2012 | World

CAIRO — The runoff Monday for Egypt's first-round parliamentary elections heated up tensions between competing Islamist groups that have so far ...

Brotherhood Stays On The Sidelines

AP | By LEE KEATH and MAGGIE MICHAEL | Posted 11.23.2011 | World

CAIRO -- For months, Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood has focused single-mindedly on this moment – parliamentary elections beginning Monday that the f...