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Universities resume tomorrow across Egypt

Student and faculty demands to be looked at, promises the minister

Ahram Online, Tuesday 8 Mar 2011
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The Egyptian minister of higher education and scientific research, Amr Salama, has announced that all universities will resume tomorrow Wednesday 9 March.

Salama added that the grievances of students and faculty members will be heard.

In related news, the fate of university presidents and deans will be resolved at a meeting today.

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