Women’s groups press Mursi for full rights

03.07.2012                      13.Tammus. 5772


Women's groups press Mursi for full rights

Women’s rights activists call on Egypt’s new leader to appoint female vice president, cabinet members and other officials.

Leading Egyptian women’s rights activists called on newly elected President Mohamed Mursi on Monday to appoint women to his cabinet and to increase women’s representation in government ministries.

Mursi, who was sworn in as president on Saturday, has previously pledged to include women in his new government….