Breaking News: ElBaradei might declare withdrawal from presidential race

Ahram Online, Saturday 14 Jan 2012

Mohamed ElBaradei is to hold a press conference at 1pm Saturday, with a source telling Ahram Online the former IAEA head will declare his withdrawal from presidential elections

Mohamed ElBaradei
Egyptian presidential candidate Mohamed ElBaradei (pictured, centre) is seen in Tahrir Square, Egypt. (Photo: AFP)

Former head of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and presidential hopeful Mohamed ElBaradei is to hold a press conference at 1pm on Saturday.

The conference was organised after Tahrir newspaper stated that ElBaradei is to announce an important “surprise”.

A source close to ElBaradei has told Ahram Online that he will be withdrawing from presidential elections. 

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