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Egyptian Prime Minister announces resignation of cabinet: Queen's University expert

2014-02-24

Queen’s University Middle East expert Houchang Hassan-Yari is available to comment on the resignation of Prime Minister Hazem el-Beblawi’s cabinet. The Prime Minister made the announcement Monday but didn’t supply information as to why the cabinet would resign.

Please note that Dr. Hassan-Yari (who speaks French, English and Farsi) wants to be identified in the media as a Middle East expert from Queen’s University and Royal Military College.

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