Egypt's chief justice Adly Mansour was sworn in as the country's interim president on Thursday, a day after the military ousted and detained Mohamed Morsi following days of massive protests.
An image taken from a video released by the Muslim Brotherhood Office shows ousted president Mohamed Morsi speaking at an undisclosed location in Egypt, on July 3, 2013. Egypt's chief justice Adly Mansour has been sworn in as the country's interim president, a day after the military ousted and detained Morsi following a week of massive protests.
"I swear to preserve the system of the republic, and respect the constitution and law, and guard the people's interests," Mansour said as he took the oath of office at a ceremony in the Supreme Constitutional Court.
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