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Egypt's ElBaradei pulls out of presidential race

01-15-2012 10:34 BJT

Egyptian pro-democracy advocate Mohamed ElBaradei, former chief of the UN nuclear
watchdog agency and Egypt's reformist leader, is shown during a press conference
in Cairo in February 2011. ElBaradei said Saturday he is pulling out of the Egyptian presidential race.

FILE - In this Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011 file photo, pro-reform leader and Nobel peace
laureate Mohamed ElBaradei speaks during an interview with The Associated Press in
his home in Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo, Egypt. Egypt reform leader Mohamed
ElBaradei said Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012 that he won't run for president to protest
military rule.

Editor:Liu Yan |Source: CNTV

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