Mohamed Morsy of Brotherhood triumphs in Egypt Presidential poll
Mohamed Morsy was announced Egypt’s first Islamist President after 1st elections in the country’s history. He defeated Hosni Mubarak’s regime’s last Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq with a close margin. Egypt’s last four Presidents over the last 6 decades were from the military. It is for the first time Egypt will be led by an Islamist and by a democratically elected civilian. However, the main power tussle b/w Brotherhood and military has not yet come to halt.
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2012