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Vol 51 No 21

Published 22nd October 2010


Egypt

El Baradei’s boycott falters

As elections approach, the Muslim Brotherhood may be the only challenger to President Hosni Mubarak

The campaign by Nobel Peace Prize laureate Mohamed el Baradei for a mass boycott of the general elections on 29 November is in disarray after several opposition groups, including the Muslim Brotherhood (MB), decided to stand. The only sure beneficiary will be the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP).

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