Muslim Brotherhood candidate Khairat al-Shater, Omar Suleiman and Salafi preacher Abu Ismail
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Egypt presidential candidates disqualified

15 April 2012 Last updated at 08:29 BST

The Egyptian Electoral Commission has disqualified 10 of the 23 candidates standing in the presidential elections, including several of the favourites.

The Muslim Brotherhood candidate Khairat al-Shater and former intelligence agency chief Omar Suleiman are among those struck from the race for alleged infringements of electoral law.

Zoe Conway reports.