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Egypt heads to polls amid political tension

Former army chief Abdel Fattah el-Sisi widely expected to win polls scheduled for Monday and Tuesday.

Last updated: 25 May 2014 07:03
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Egyptians are heading to polls on Monday and Tuesday to elect a new president, amid hightened political tension.

Former army chief Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is widely expected to win, without a serious political opponent.

Al Jazeera's Mohammed Vall explains.

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