Egypt appoints new minister of defence in new cabinet

  • Thursday 14, June 2018 in 4:44 PM
Sharjah24 – Reuters: Egypt has appointed a new minister of defence in a cabinet sworn in on Thursday by President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to mark the start of his second term in office.
Mohamed Ahmed Zaki Mohamed was named minister of defence, replacing Sedki Sobhi.
 
Sisi in April won re-election with 97 percent.