Hamas welcomes self-declared Morsy win in Egypt

19.06.2012                      29.Siwan. 5772                      Jom Kippur Katan

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Hamas welcomes self-declared Morsy win in Egypt

Islamist group expresses hope of change in Egypt's policy towards Hamas after Muslim Brotherhood candidate declares victory.

Hamas leaders Monday welcomed the self-declared victory of Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohamed Morsy in the presidential election and expressed hope that he would change Egypt’s policy toward the Islamist movement.

Shortly after Morsy appeared on TV to claim victory in the presidential election, hundreds of Palestinians took to the streets in the Gaza Strip to celebrate his victory, eyewitnesses reported….