Khaled Alam El-Din

Khaled Alam El-Din

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Khaled Alam Eldin, left, who hails from the ultraconservative Islamist Nour Party, broke down during a news conference yesterday, lashing out against the indignity of finding out he was fired as President Mursi's adviser for environmental affairs through news reports and demanding an apology from Mursi.