Muslim Brotherhood Influences Egypt Vote

(AP/Washington Post) Mariam Fam - Egypt's strongest opposition movement won't appear on the ballot next week. Yet the influence of the Muslim Brotherhood - the country's largest Islamic group - is on clear display behind the scenes. The Brotherhood, in an Aug. 21 statement, urged its supporters to cast ballots but declined to support a particular side. The group did hint that followers should not vote for Mubarak.

2005-09-02 00:00:00

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