11 January 2013

Egypt: Prime Minister Qandeel Underlines Importance of Culture in Shaping Egyptian Identity

Prime Minister Dr. Hesham Qandeel underlined the role of culture in shaping the Egyptian conscience and identity.

The premier called for a bigger role of Al-Azhar and the church in forming the Egyptian conscience.

Qandeel made the remarks during a meeting on Thursday with members of the Supreme Council of Culture and senior intellectuals and media figures.

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