Egypt appoints Mohamed Kamel Amr as foreign minister

CAIRO - Egypt appointed former Foreign Ministry official Mohamed Kamel Amr on Sunday as its new foreign minister, replacing Mohammed el-Orabi who had held the post for less than a month, state television reported.
The appointment of Amr, who has worked for the World Bank since leaving the Foreign Ministry, was part of a cabinet reshuffle demanded by protesters camped out in central Cairo.
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