Former Presidential Spokesperson Bassam Rady
Rady has served as spokesperson for the Egyptian presidency since October 2017.
A former consul to Turkey, Rady was the third spokesperson for President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi after Ehab Badawy and Alaa Youssef.
The president also appointed new ambassadors to China, Mongolia, and the UAE.
Assem Mohamed Mahmoud was appointed as ambassador-extraordinary and plenipotentiary to China, and non-resident ambassador to Mongolia.
Sherif Mahmoud Sayed Eissa was also appointed as ambassador-extraordinary and plenipotentiary to the UAE.