PM Sharaf leaves hospital and resumes new cabinet consultations

Ahram Online, Tuesday 19 Jul 2011

The Cabinet spokesperson said the prime minister has been suffering from exhaustion

Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf (Reuters Photo)

Mohamed Hegazy, the official spokesperson of the Cabinet, said Dar El Fouad hospital discharged Egyptian Prime Minister Essam Sharaf late last night after he underwent a series of medical tests. He added that the prime minister was hospitalized after he suffered from extreme exhaustion because he has been working long hours and holding numerous meetings round the clock to form a new government. This morning, Prime Minister Sharaf resumed his consultations to attempt to put together a new government slate acceptable to the public.

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