Cabinet resignations deal setback for Egypt's Mursi




 
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Cabinet resignations deal setback for Egypt's Mursi
 
December 27th, 2012  
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Topic: Cabinet resignations deal setback for Egypt's Mursi


Cabinet resignations deal setback for Egypt's Mursi
CAIRO (Reuters) - An Islamist minister quit Egypt's government on Thursday, the second cabinet resignation this week, as President Mohamed Mursi tries to shore up his authority and gather support for unpopular austerity measures. An economic crisis and a battle over a new constitution have underlined bitter divisions between Islamist-backed Mursi and his liberal opponents and delayed a return to stability almost two years since a popular uprising. ...




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