Morsi assumes office in Egypt
Islamist embraces democracy, vows support for military
Posted: July 1, 2012 at 3:21 a.m.
Islamist Mohammed Morsi promised a “new Egypt” and unwavering support to the powerful military as he took the oath of office Saturday to become the country’s first freely elected president, succeeding Hosni Mubarak, who was ousted 16 months ago.
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