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June 24, 2012 12:00 AM

Mohammed Morsi, Egypt’s new president, has many firsts – and 2 American children

With his victory in Egypt’s presidential election, Mohammed Morsi broke a number of Egyptian records: he is the first democratically elected president in the Egypt’s history, the first civilian president in 60 years, the first Islamist ever elected to lead an Arab country, and the first person not named Hosni Mubarak to be named Egypt’s president in 31 years.

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