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  • Mr. Shafiq, who repeatedly has denied corruption allegations and said in a television interview last week that the case against him is politically motivated, joins a long list of more than 30 Mubarak regime stalwarts, including two former prime ministers and the speakers of parliament's two chambers, to face corruption charges.

    Briefing Page: Mubarak premier to face trial for corruption →

  • "These protests in the squares and fear-mongering campaigns in the media are all aimed at putting pressure on the election commission," he said.

    Egypt's Brotherhood urges fast election results →

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