Al-Sisi installed

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Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi was officially sworn in as Egypt’s president on 8 June. According to Ahram online he promised in his short speech to establish a strong, just, safe state. His presidency would be inclusive and he would listen to the “other”. He thanked Saudi Arabia for its support and called on other countries to participate in the donor’s conference called for last week by King Abdullah. He has reappointed Ibrahim Mahlab as caretaker Prime Minister and is expected to retain him and other key ministers including the …