Egyptian elections: May 23, 2012 - Photo Gallery 14/25

An Egyptian man smiles as he waits in line to vote in the presidential election Wednesday, May 23, 2012, outside a polling station in Cairo, Egypt. Nearly a year and a half after the ouster of autocratic leader Hosni Mubarak, millions of Egyptians lined up for hours outside polling stations Wednesday to freely choose a president for the first time in an election that pits old regime figures promising stability against ascending Islamists seeking to consolidate power. (AP Photo/Hasan Jamali) ORG XMIT: XHJ102