Middle East

Egypt’s poor long for help as new president sworn in

Egyptians shout slogans and hold portraits of Egypt’s former army chief and now President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi as they take part in celebrations in front of the presidential palace of Ethadya in the capital Cairo on June 8, 2014, after Sisi was sworn in. AFP PHOTO / MOHAMED EL-SHAHED

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on June 09, 2014, on page 9.




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