Brett Daniel Shehadey
Special Contributor for In Homeland Security
After the military deposed the democratically elected Mohamed Morsi two weeks ago, Interim President Adly Mansour is already selecting his cabinet. The position of Vice President was restored and winner of Nobel Peace Prize Mohamed Mustafa ElBaradei was appointed.
The government represents what is believed to be the larger majority interests of Egypt—those of national secularism versus former President Morsi’s Islamists and their salafist allies.