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Egyptian President Mursi, Obama Will Meet at UN in September

July 08, 2012

Egypt’s President Mursi Reinstates Parliament, Orders Vote

Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, right, meets with U.S. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns in Cairo on Sunday. Photographer: Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images

Egypt’s newly elected President Mohamed Mursi will meet with U.S. President Barack Obama in New York during the September meeting of the United Nations General Assembly, according to an administration official who spoke on condition of anonymity.

Mursi met today in Cairo with Deputy Secretary of State William Burns, who conveyed the invitation, the official said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Margaret Talev in Washington at mtalev@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Ann Hughey at ahughey@bloomberg.net


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