Egypt PM says won't rule out Brotherhood role in new govt

CAIRO (AFP) - Egypt's Prime Minister Hazem al-Beblawi said on Thursday he would not rule out posts for the Muslim Brotherhood in a new cabinet, if the candidates were suitably qualified.

"I don't look at political association ... If someone is named from (the Brotherhood's) Freedom and Justice Party, if he is qualified for the post" he may be considered, Beblawi said.

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