What next for the Salafists? (Al-Ahram Weekly (Egypt))

Borhami leaves a voting station in Alexandria after casting his ballot (photo: Reuters) “Don’t panic” was the message Salah Abdel-Maaboud, Al-Nour Party spokesman, told his followers after results of the first round of parliamentary elections came in, showing that the Salafist party was losing in its strongholds in the governorates of Alexandria and Beheira. The party…