The BBC's Lyse Doucet
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'Scuffles' as eager Egyptians vote in landmark poll

Egyptians have been voting in the first free presidential election in their history, made possible by last year's Arab Spring uprising.

Massive queues have formed all day as voters relished the chance to place their vote.

The BBC's Lyse Doucet said scuffles had broken out at a Cairo polling station as people tried to cast their vote.

  • 23 May 2012