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  Tevet 19, 5773 , 01/01/13

Egypt's Second Largest Party to Split

The leader of Salafi Al-Nour, Egypt’s largest Islamist ultraconservative party, announced Tuesday that he is leaving the party to form his own party. 

This news comes just two months before Egypt's President Muhhamed Morsi is expected to announce Parliamentary elections. 

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