Gallery: Egyptians go to polls for new president

May 23, 2012 21:28

Mursi, Fotouh and Sabahy are considered the leading candidates in the race.

Egyptians line up to vote in Egypt

Egyptians line up to vote in Egypt 370. (photo credit:Eliezer Sherman)

Egyptian voters went to the polls in what is being touted as the country's first free presidential election.

The momentous event came after a popular revolt swept President
Hosni Mubarak from power 15 months ago.

The absence of reliable opinion polls makes the election particularly difficult to predict.

Be the first to know - Join our Facebook page.

Mohamed Mursi, Abdel Moneim Abol Fotouh and Hamdeen Sabahy are considered the three leading candidates in the race.

Click for special JPost features

Related Content
Iran rocket launch
July 27, 2017
Iran claims successful rocket test


Israel Weather
  • 23 - 36
    Beer Sheva
    25 - 31
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 20 - 31
    23 - 30
  • 29 - 41
    25 - 38