Abdul Muez Ibrahim, head of the Electoral Commission
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Egypt election: Turnout revealed as 62%

Election officials in Egypt have said 62% of eligible voters turned out to vote in the initial stage of the country's elections earlier this week.

They announced the first results of the country's complex parliamentary poll, which takes place in three stages and over three months.

The BBC's Daniel Griffiths reports.

  • 03 Dec 2011
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