Iran hails Islamist Morsi's victory in Egypt vote

Reuters , Sunday 24 Jun 2012

Iran's Foreign Ministry congratulated Egyptians on Sunday for the victory of Islamist Mohamed Morsi in the country's first free presidential election and said the country was in the final stages of an "Islamic Awakening".

"The revolutionary movement of the Egyptian people... is in its final stages of the Islamic Awakening and a new era of change in the Middle East," the ministry said in a statement on the Iranian Students' News Agency (ISNA).

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