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Protesters chant slogans during a protest Friday in Tahrir Square, in Cairo, Egypt. Islamists appear to have taken a strong majority of seats in the first round of Egypt’s first parliamentary vote since Hosni Mubarak’s ouster.

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Ultraconservative party to push for Islamic Egypt

Anticipating a strong presence in the new Egyptian parliament, ultraconservative Islamists outlined plans Friday for a strict brand of religious law, a move that could limit personal freedoms and steer a key U.S. ally toward an Islamic state.

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