June 30, 2012
Mohammed Mursi has been sworn in as Egypt’s first civilian, democratically elected president at a historic ceremony in Cairo.
Mr Mursi, the Muslim Brotherhood’s candidate, took the oath before the supreme constitutional court.
Later, in a speech to Cairo University, he promised to restore the parliament dissolved by the military this month.
This article was posted: Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 8:00 am
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