Egypt to hold legislative election in September

Reuters News
Posted: Mar 28, 2011 6:41 AM

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt will hold a legislative election in September, the ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces said on Monday.

Mamdouh Shaheen, a member of the military council, said in a news conference a date for a presidential election had yet to be set.

(Reporting by Marwa Awad; Writing by Tom Perry)