Egypt: image versus reality

Egyptians are sceptical that their votes will bring about the change they are so keen on.

    As voters in Egypt head to the polls on Sunday for parliamentary elections, the ruling National Democratic Party is widely expected to win the most seats.

    The opposition has accused the government of intimidating and harassing candidates, especially those affiliated to the Muslim Brotherhood.

    Al Jazeera's Jacky Rowland reports from Alexandria.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    'Money can't buy us': Mapping Canada's oil pipeline battle

    'Money can't buy us': Mapping Canada's oil pipeline battle

    We travel more than 2,000km and visit communities along the route of the oil pipeline that cuts across Indigenous land.

    Women under ISIL: The wives

    Women under ISIL: The wives

    Women married to ISIL fighters share accounts of being made to watch executions and strap explosives to other women.

    Diplomats for sale: How an ambassadorship was bought and lost

    Diplomats for sale: How an ambassadorship was bought and lost

    The story of Ali Reza Monfared, the Iranian who tried to buy diplomatic immunity after embezzling millions of dollars.