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Egypt's crowded race for presidency
With 12 candidates on the ballot paper, voters have a heady choice but it is not clear who will win.
Last Modified: 22 May 2012 19:42

Egyptians are getting ready to vote for a new president. But there are over a dozen candidates on the ballot paper. And it is still not clear who is most likely to win. Al Jazeera's Jamal Elshayyal takes a look at some of the front-runners.

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