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1:04 pm
Fri May 4, 2012

Closing In On Egyptian Presidential Elections

Originally published on Fri May 4, 2012 3:04 pm

Political tensions are rising in Egypt ahead of the presidential elections later in May. Deadly protests in the capital are jeopardizing the already fragile transition process that started a year ago after the ousting of former President Hosni Mubarak. Robert Siegel talks to Egyptian parliament member Amr Hamzawy for more.