Egypt’s Ruling Party to Name Presidential Candidate Before July

Egypt’s ruling National Democratic Party will announce its candidate for the country’s presidential election before July, Gamal Mubarak, the party’s assistant secretary-general, said in a televised news conference in Cairo today.

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