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Analysis: A guide to Egypt’s first post-revolution elections | IRIN Middle East

CAIRO, 3 November 2011 (IRIN) – Millions of Egyptians will head to the polls on 28 November in the first parliamentary vote after a popular uprising ended Hosni Mubarak’s 30-year rule.

The elections end decades of what was effectively one-party rule and will establish a parliament to lead the drafting of a new constitution within a year. If approved in a subsequent referendum, this constitution will shape Egypt’s future.

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