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Turkish PM calls for rapid election in Egypt

02-13-2011 08:51 BJT

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Turkey is calling for elections to be held in Egypt as soon as possible in the wake of President Hosni Mubarak's resignation. It made the call so the military can hand power to a democratically elected government.

Tayyip Erdogan, Turkish Prime Minister, said, "At this stage, free and fair elections should be held in Egypt as soon as possible with no toleration of chaos, instability or provocations and constitutional democracy should be secured. The will of the Egyptian people should be reflected in the election results without any doubt cast on the legitimacy of the election."

 

 

Editor:Zheng Limin |Source: CNTV.CN

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