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  Tevet 14, 5773 , 27/12/12

8 Egyptian Ministers to be Replaced Next Week

Egyptian Prime Minister Hisham Qandil is expected to replace eight prime ministers next  week, as part of President Mohammad Morsi's preparations for the upcoming parliamentary elections.

On Wednesday,  Morsi announced, in a televised speech, that he was going to make the changes.  On Wednesday evening, Communications Minister Hani Mahmoud announced his resignation and Legal Affairs Minister Mohamed Mahsov followed suit on Thursday.

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