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ElBaradei: Create a Free 'New Egypt'

Friday, 11 Feb 2011 03:21 PM

By Jim Meyers

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Nobel Peace Prize-winner Mohamed ElBaradei says his fellow Egyptians need to channel their revolutionary fervor into concrete steps to create a “new Egypt based on freedom and social justice.”

new,egypt, freedom, nobelElBaradei was the director general of the International Atomic Energy Agency and a critic of the Hosni Mubarak regime. In an opinion piece published in The New York Times on Thursday, he said Egyptians need to replace their constitution, set up a provisional three-person presidential council that includes a representative of the military, and prepare for free presidential and parliamentary elections within a year.

“We are at the dawn of a new Egypt,” he declares. “A free and democratic society, at peace with itself and with its neighbors, will be a bulwark of stability in the Middle East and a worthy partner in the international community.”




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