Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson International correspondent Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson is based in Berlin and covers Central Europe for NPR. Her reports can be heard on NPR's award-winning programs including Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

A sign on undeveloped land welcomes visitors to "New Toshka City." Toshka was to be a new settlement along the Upper Nile Valley, complete with enough jobs and infrastructure to support the relocation of 20 million Egyptians from polluted and over-crowded cities. Holly Pickett/Redux hide caption

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Mubarak's Dream Remains Just That In Egypt's Desert

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Egypt TV: Ex-President Mubarak Is On Life Support

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Both Presidential Candidates Claim Victory In Egypt

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Islamists Claim Victory In Egypt's Presidential Vote

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Battle For Power Coming To A Head In Egypt

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Egyptians Unsatisfied With Mubarak Verdict

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Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson, on 'Morning Edition'

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Amr Moussa, a prominent figure during the rule of former President Hosni Mubarak, is the front-runner as Egyptians prepare to vote for president next week. He is shown here during a campaign event on the outskirts of Cairo on Wednesday. Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters/Landov hide caption

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Egypt's New President Could Come From Old Guard

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Egyptian presidential candidate Abdel Moneim Aboul Fotouh is welcomed by supporters upon his arrival at a meeting north of Cairo, on April 26. He was formerly a leader of the Muslim Brotherhood, but was kicked out of the organization. Khalil Hamra/AP hide caption

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Political Rift Widens Between Egyptian Islamists

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Egyptian Comedian's Case Raises Free Speech Concerns

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Egyptian military police stand by as a protester holds a placard in support of Salafist presidential candidate Hazem Abu Ismail at a demonstration outside the High Presidential Election Committee building Tuesday in Cairo. Ismail and nine other candidates have been disqualified from the race. Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Egypt's Banned Candidates Vow Not To Go Quietly

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Egyptian Panel Bans 10 Presidential Candidates

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On March 24, Egyptians hold a poster with a photo of Belal Mamdouh, a teenager who was killed during clashes between soccer fans and Egyptian soldiers following the ban of the Port Said soccer team. AP hide caption

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Once-Thriving Egyptian Port Suffers After Soccer Riot

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A Bedouin guide makes his way down from Mount Sinai to the Greek Orthodox monastery of St. Catherine in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula. The Bedouins depend on tourism, but have been kidnapping visitors in recent months in an attempt to pressure Egypt's government. Mike Nelson/EPA/Landov hide caption

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To Be Heard, Egypt's Bedouins Take Tourists Hostage

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Funeral Held For Pope Of Egypt's Coptic Church

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