30 June 2012

Egypt: Morsi's Inauguration Celebrated at Cairo University

Photo: Maggie Osama/Amnesty
Waving the Egyptian flag.

President Mohammed Morsi witnessed a celebration at Cairo University for his inauguration as the country's president after he was sworn in before the General Assembly of the Supreme Constitutional Court.

The celebration was attended by head of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces (SCAF) Field Marshal Hussein Tantawi, Chief of Staff Sami Anan, Prime Minister Kamal el-Ganzouri along with a host of popular and executive leaderships.

Morsi was received with much applause of the crowd, amid slogans saying "The Army and the People are one hand."

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