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Mursi’s first government named
Cabinet comprises many technocrats, four Islamists; Tantawi keeps defence portfolio
- Prime Minister Hesham Qandil speaks during a press conference in Cairo yesterday. Egypt officially unveiled its new government yesterday. The cabinet includes at least five ministers from the previous cabinet and comprises 16 newcomers, including an interior minister.
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