Egyptian elections: May 23, 2012 - Photo Gallery 20/25

An Egyptian voter casts his ballot on the first day of the presidential election in a polling center in Alexandria, Egypt, Wednesday, May 23, 2012. More than 15 months after autocratic leader Hosni Mubarak's ouster, Egyptians streamed to polling stations Wednesday to freely choose a president for the first time in generations. Waiting hours in line, some debated to the last minute over their vote in a historic election pitting old regime figures against ascending Islamists.(AP Photo/Khalil Hamra) ORG XMIT: KH117