Egyptian Elections: Beyond Winning

Schenker, David
February 2011
Washington Institute for Near East Policy: Policy Alerts;2/17/2011, p1
The article presents information on presidential elections to be held in Egypt in May 2012, after the fall of former Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak. This is reportedly the fourth election in fifteen months in Egypt; and during the March 2011 constitutional referendum, Egypt's first elections after Mubarak regime, 41.2 percent of Egyptians cast their votes. It is stated that the West will be narrowly focused on the winning candidate because the Islamists are likely to dominate the parliament.


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