New MidEast War: Online Popularity

Egyptian Nobel Peace Laureate Mohamed ElBaradei become the most popular Arab political figure on Facebook, look overtaking Jordan’s Queen Rania’s previously dominant position across global social networks.

ElBaradei, the former director of the International Atomic Energy Agency, is widely believe to be preparing a run for the Egyptian presidency in the country’s upcoming elections. The only significant challenger to President Hosni Mubarak’s ruling National Democratic Party (NDP), ElBaradei has made extensive use of online social networks to rally Egyptians behind him and generate interest in a potential run.

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