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June 16, 2012 6:00 am

Egypt’s Presidential Runoff Begins

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CNN – Egypt’s presidential runoff begins Saturday, even as the country teeters on the edge of renewed chaos after a court ruling that dissolved the country’s parliament and raised questions about whether the country’s military will relinquish power.

Former Prime Minister Ahmed Shafik and Muslim Brotherhood-backed candidate Mohamed Morsi emerged from the first round of voting in late May to advance to the runoff, in which Egyptian voters will choose the country’s first democratically elected president.

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