|Salafi, Mubarak ex-VP fail in election appeals: paper|
|Tuesday, 17 April 2012 20:02|
CAIRO (Reuters) - The commission overseeing Egypt's presidential election has upheld rulings disqualifying eight candidates including former spy chief Omar Suleiman and Salafi preacher Hazem Salah Abu Ismail, the state-owned al-Ahram newspaper said on Tuesday. The panel has yet to decide on appeals lodged by two other candidates including the Muslim Brotherhood's Khairat al-Shater, al-Ahram's online edition reported. Reuters could not reach committee officials for comment. ...