Over 87,000 Egypt expats have voted so far: PEC
Ahram Online, Friday 16 May 2014
Egyptian expats in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait lead the turnout as overseas polls open

Egypt's Presidential Election Commission (PEC) has said that 87,591 votes were cast by Egyptians voting abroad since overseas polls opened on Thursday, with Gulf countries leading the turnout.

PEC official Tarek Shebl told Reuters-affiliated website Aswat Masriya that over 18,000 Egyptians had voted in Kuwait and 23,000 in Saudi Arabia.

Overseas polls at Egyptian embassies and consulates will be open until Sunday. Voting in Egypt will take place on 26-27 May.