Egypt: Foreign Ministry - 210,000 Voters Abroad Voted in Runoff Elections

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Amr Rushdi said Friday 08/06/2012 that Egyptian expatriates continue casting their votes in run-off presidential elections, noting that Thursday witnessed a high turnout at the Egyptian embassies and consulates.

Rushdi pointed out that as many as 93,000 Egyptians have cast their votes at the Egyptian embassy in Riyadh and the general consulate in Jeddah, thus taking the number of Egyptians abroad voted in the runoff elections up to 210,000 so far.

Ads by Google

Copyright © 2012 Egypt State Information Service. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 2,000 reports a day from more than 130 news organizations and over 200 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.