Egyptians queue to vote in first post-Mubarak election

28.11.2011                      02.Kislev. 5772

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Egyptians queue to vote in first post-Mubarak election

Polling stations open; frustration at the army's handling of transition period mounts; voting in parliamentary elections to continue for two weeks.

Egyptians queued up to vote on Monday in the first big test of a transition born in popular revolutionary euphoria that soured into distrust of the generals who replaced their master, Hosni Mubarak.
In the nine months since a revolt ended the ex-president's 30-year rule, political change in Egypt has faltered, with the military apparently more focused on preserving its power and privilege than on fostering any democratic transformation….