Egypt sets March 26-28 as presidential election date

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Posted: Jan 08, 2018 9:36 AM

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's presidential election will take place on March 26-28, the national election commission said on Monday, with a run-off set for April 24-26 if needed.

First round results will be announced on April 2 and, in the event of a run-off, on May 1.

(Reporting by Omar Fahmy and Nadine Awadalla; Editing by Peter Graff)