Ashraf Ramelah – Voice of the Copts Founder and President release the following press release in regard to the election in Egypt.
An election in three separate phases (voting days) in three geographical regions spread over a three-month period was a decision made by the Egyptian Military Council for the purpose of controlling the safety of citizens during the election process. This also allows more opportunity for those in power (military and Muslim Brotherhood) to further manipulate and rig the final results.
The MB and Salafist parties are the declared winners of round one of the elections held on November 28, garnering more than 60 percent of the vote between the two of them.
However, the first of the three-phase Egyptian elections which just took place in nine major cities across the country consisted of serious obstructions to voting and an overall corruption of the election process as follows (as per sources standing by):
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