An Egyptian appeals court ruled on Monday that leaders of the former ruling party of ousted President Hosni Mubarak will not be barred from running for elections.
Egypt`s Supreme Constitutional Court has ruled against parts of an election law approved by the Islamist-led legislature that had lifted a long-standing ban on the use of religious slogans during campaigning.
Carter said the irregularities won`t impact the final results.
Egyptian Islamist parties dominated the runoff for the second round of the
three-stage Parl polls to put in place a civilian leadership.
The Muslim Brotherhood`s party will seek to extend a lead over hardline Islamists in run-offs in Egypt`s parliamentary vote on Monday.
Judges supervising the vote say near-final results show the political arm of the Muslim Brotherhood taking up to 45 percent of the contested seats.
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