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Egypt voting scaf 2012 6 19

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The Supreme Council of Armed Forces' 11th-hour power grab shows the tumult of Egypt's attempt with democracy.
Egyptian authorities delayed announcing the winner of the presidential elections as both candidates claimed victory.
Egypt voting scaf 2012 6 19

Supporters of Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohammed Mursi celebrate in Cairo's Tahrir square on June 18, 2012 after Islamists claimed victory in Egypt's first free presidential vote since its uprising. Army-backed rival Ahmed Shafiq, who served as prime minister to deposed dictator Hosni Mubarak, disputed the announcement with one of his campaign officials saying their figures showed Shafiq leading in the count.