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  Kislev 5, 5772 , 01/12/11

Egypt Delays Official Posting of Election Results

Egypt's Supreme Election Committee announced, Thursday evening, that it was postponing the publication of the results in the first round of elections for the country's parliament. An official source in Cairo said the results will be posted on Friday.

Leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood movement expressed a demand to establish a government. While the official results have not been publicized, the movement claims about 40 percent of the vote.

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