Egypt Islamist president-elect takes symbolic oath

By REUTERS
June 29, 2012 20:36




CAIRO - Egypt's Islamist President-elect Mohamed Mursi took an informal oath of office on Friday in a speech to supporters in Cairo's Tahrir Square, in a slap at the generals trying to limit his power.

"There is no power above people power," Mursi declared to wild cheers from the crowd.

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