London (CNN) -- In an announcement that triggered massive jubilation among supporters in Cairo's Tahrir Square, Muslim Brotherhood candidate Mohamed Morsi was declared Egypt's new president Sunday. Morsi had more than 13 million votes in a run-off election, while Ahmed Shafik, who served as the last prime minister under ousted President Hosni Mubarak, had more than 12 million, election officials said.
As supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood's Mohamed Morsi celebrated his victory in Egypt's presidential election on Sunday, some of the losing candidate's voters wailed at their defeat. Read Post
The Muslim Brotherhood's Mohammed Morsi is Egypt's new president, the country's electoral commission announced on Sunday. Read Post