Egypt’s Morsi leaves for Saudi on 1st foreign trip

Egyptian supporters of President Mohammed Morsi shout slogans during a rally in front of Egypt's state council to announce their support after a decree by Morsi to reinstate the Parliament in Cairo, Egypt, Tuesday, July 10, 2012. Egypt's Islamist-dominated parliament convened Tuesday in defiance of a ruling by the country's highest court and swiftly voted to seek a legal opinion on the decision that invalidated the chamber over apparent election irregularities. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)Egypt's Islamist president flew to Saudi Arabia on Wednesday at the start of his first foreign trip, underscoring the traditionally close ties between the two regional powerhouses.


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