July 24, 2012 12:00 AM

Morsi picks water engineer with no Muslim Brotherhood links as prime minister

Egypt’s first democratically elected president on Tuesday named a prime minister, picking as his choice to lead the government a 40-something, U.S.-educated engineer who sports a beard and is believed to be an Islamist, though he does not belong to any of the country’s religious political groupings.

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