Coptic Egyptian minister denies VP offer by Mursi

09.07.2012                      19.Tammus. 5772

Ägypten:

Coptic Egyptian minister denies VP offer by Mursi

Christian Tourism Minister dismisses fears an Islamist president could harm tourism.

Egypt’s minister of tourism, Mounir Fakhry Abdel Nour, denied on Sunday that newly elected president Mohamed Mursi has offered him the role of vice president.
Abdel Nour, a Coptic Christian politician and secretary-general of Egypt’s secular, nationalist and liberal New Waft Party, was appointed tourism minister last February….