Egypt’s Moussa campaigns for president, vows change

11.08.2011                      11.Aw-Elul, 5771

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Egypt's Moussa campaigns for president, vows change

Biggest challenge for ex-Arab League chief, Mubarak's foreign minister through 1990s is to prove he is not part of the old system.

To the crack of AK-47 assault rifles fired by supporters into the night sky, Amr Moussa pledged to build a "new system" of government if elected president to succeed Egypt's ousted Hosni Mubarak.
But perhaps the biggest challenge for the former Arab League chief who was Mubarak's foreign minister through the 1990s is to prove to skeptics that he is not part of the old system that Egyptians rose up against….