(NEW YORK) — The Egyptian Presidential Election Commission has declared Mohammed Morsi, of the Muslim Brotherhood, the winner in Egypt’s presidential election.
Morsi won the election 52-48, as the Muslim Brotherhood had predicted. Crowds are converging on Tahrir Square as fireworks explode. Tens of thousands are expected to gather in the square to support him.
Copyright 2012 ABC News Radio
Euan McKirdy, Bryony Jones and Barry Neild, CNN
Billy Hallowell, Deseret News
James Griffiths, CNN
Emanuella Grinberg, CNN