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June 30, 2012 1:00 am

Morsi Will Claim Egypt’s Presidency on Saturday

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Egypt's President-Elect Mohamed Morsi. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Times of Israel/AP – Egypt’s official news agency says the newly elected Islamist president will be sworn in Saturday before a high court.

Traditionally the president is sworn in before parliament, but the legislature was dissolved by order of the Supreme Constitutional Court, which invalidated parliamentary elections.

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