Violence feared as Egyptians head to the polls

May 26, 2014 7:58 AM

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Violence feared as Egyptians head to the polls

CAIRO – Egyptians hit the polls Monday amid boosted security nationwide to cast their ballots in a two-day vote that is predicted to propel a former defense minister to the presidency.

The election comes almost 11 months after former military chief and presidential front-runner Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ousted Islamist leader Mohamed Morsi from power last July with widespread public support.

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