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Egypt: The new government was sworn

Adly Mansour, Egypt's chief justice and head of the Supreme Constitutional Court, expect His swearing in ceremony as the nation's interim president in Cairo July 4, 2013, a day after the army Ousted Mohamed Mursi as head of state. REUTERS / Amr Abdallah Dalsh (EGYPT - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST MILITARY PROFILE) - RTX11C5P

REUTERS / Amr Abdallah Dalsh

The government formed in Egypt after the dismissal of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi was sworn in on Tuesday afternoon during a ceremony broadcast on state television.

The ministers were sworn in turns before the appointed interim president by the army, Adly Mansour, in the presence of Prime Minister Hazem Beblawi.

General al-Sisi kept the defense

The portfolio of Foreign Affairs returns to a former ambassador to Washington, Nabil Fahmy, and the Finance Ahmad Galal, an economist who has worked for the World Bank.

The Ministry of Defence is still held by General Abdel Fattah al-Sissi, key man in the deposition of President Morsi on 3 July. The general Sissi is also Deputy Prime Minister. At least three ministries back to women, including that of health.

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