More than 50 lawmakers issued a letter to Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi urging him to release prisoners of conscience Democrats urge Egypt's Sisi to free dissidents before jail terms. Egypt's government has waged an unprecedented crackdown on dissent since 2013 when el-Sisi led a military coup that deposed his democratically elected predecessor, Mohamed Morsi of the now. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, (born November 19, 1954, Cairo, Egypt), Egyptian military officer who became Egypt's de facto leader in July 2013, after the country's military removed Pres. Mohammed Morsi from power following mass protests against his rule. Sisi was elected president in May 2014 and elected to a second term in March 2018.. Military caree
Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has extended the country's nationwide state of emergency by three months, starting Monday. This decision was published in Sunday's issue of the official Egyptian gazette Translation: The very poor El-Sisi is financing Trump's campaigns Over the last several years, El-Sisi has often discussed the economic situation in Egypt, particularly after the Egyptian pound. Egypt's Sisi Congratulates Biden on Winning U.S. Election The President stressed the aspiration for cooperation and joint action to strengthen the strategic bilateral relations between Egypt and. Egypt's dismal human rights record caused relations between Sisi and the administration of former US president Barack Obama to deteriorate before Trump entered the White House in 2017 Egypt's el-Sisi warns of instability after protest calls President thanks Egyptians for not heeding calls for anti-government protests as dozens demonstrate for more than week. 27 Sep 202
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has been briefed on the latest developments in the Bardawil Lake project in North Sinai, presidential spokesman Bassam Rady said in a statement on Tuesday Sisi: Egypt, Greece considered a bridge to convergence, dialogue, cooperation between Arabs, Europeans. BY. Egypt Today staff. Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 10:45 GMT. President Abdel Fattah El Sisi with President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou in Athens on November 11, 2020- press photo Al-Sisi's Egypt is a land without justice. The views expressed in this article belong to the author and do not necessarily reflect the editorial policy of Middle East Monitor As protests continue to spiral up in Egypt, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi administration's move to execute 15 political detainees over the weekend was aimed at instilling fear and divert attention. The Sisi regime declared the movement a terrorist organisation straight after it claimed power in Egypt, arresting tens of thousands of people allegedly connected to the Brotherhood. Ibrahim's father, Gamal, an electrician, was also arrested after the coup along with his two brothers
Subscribe to VICE News here: http://bit.ly/Subscribe-to-VICE-News Three years ago, millions of Egyptians took to the streets in protest against then-presiden.. Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi welcomed on Friday the joint efforts of the United States, Sudan, and Israel that led to the normalization agreement between Sudan and Israel Egypt is keen to boost relations with Zambia at all levels, particularly in the economic and investment fields, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Rady quoted President Sisi as saying. Egypt is also eager to continue coordination with Zambia to reinforce mechanisms of joint African action in a way that helps maintain Africa's stability, the president added
The army's ouster of Egypt's first democratically elected civilian president, Mohamed Morsi, in July 2013, led to a growing clampdown on the opposition under Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's regime. Here is a snapshot Although in this period Egypt was officially led by interim president Adly Mansour and a coalition supported by the army, the popularity and dominance of strongman Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (particularly his role in the ousting of Morsi) paved the way for him to be elected as president of Egypt in the presidential elections that were organised in May 2014 Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi congratulated Joe Biden on Saturday for winning the U.S. presidency, presidential spokesman Bassam Radi said in a statement Egypt's Sisi expected to be real winner as Egyptians begin voting for parliament. Issued on: 24/10/2020 - 11:13 Modified: 24/10/2020 - 11:15 Protests have broken out across Egypt against the rule of General Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi. In Suez, Kafr El Dawwar, a city on the Nile Delta, Cairo, Alexandria and Aswan, demonstrators demanded Al.
Can someone please tell me what to do? Egyptian President Sisi asked how he can fix the economic issues in the country in a press conference. Here's how pe.. Cairo, Egypt (CNN)Calls for President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi to step down over corruption allegations moved from social media to the street on Friday night, marking some of the first demonstrations.
Sisi's Egypt is a reflection of Mubarak's Egypt, which was a reflection of Sadat's Egypt, which was inherited from Gamal Abdel Nasser, who built the national security state in the 1950s and. . Egyptian army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi led a coalition to remove the President of Egypt, Mohamed Morsi, from power and suspended the Egyptian constitution of 2012.The move came after the military's ultimatum for the government to resolve its differences with protesters during widespread national protests
In an interview with 60 Minutes the Egyptian government later asked not be shown, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi denies estimates of 60,000 political prisone.. Now, Sisi faces a pair of foreign-policy challenges on Egypt's borders that could turn 2020 into his nadir. In Libya, he finds himself backing the losing side of a civil war Sisi voices Egypt's support for Greece to overcome repercussions of Samos quake Text Size: A A A Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has expressed Egypt's solidarity with Greece after a powerful earthquake hit the Greek island of Samos Pro-Sisi Party in Commanding Position in Egypt's Parliamentary Polls Pre-selected lists headed by the party, which strongly supports Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, won all 284 seats.
READ MORE Egypt: We can't ignore the impact of the regional situation - President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. In the 2018 presidential election, Sisi's most serious opponents were either arrested or discouraged from running. In particular, the former Chief of Staff Sami Anan was arrested after announcing his candidacy Egypt's Sisi Congratulates US President-elect Biden on Victory Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi joined leaders across the world to congratulate Joe Biden on Saturday for winning the 2020 United States presidential elections
World, Middle East Egypt supports political settlement in Libya: Sisi Egypt bent on helping Libyans rid their country of terrorist organizations, president says during address to UNG Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi appealed Wednesday for an end to the Prophet Mohammed being the target of insults in the name of free speech. People have the right to express what they have in mind... (but) I suppose this stops when the feelings of more than one and a half billion (Muslims) are hurt, he said Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday freedom of expression should stop at offending more than 1.5 billion people, following the display of images in France of the Prophet Mohammad that Muslims see as blasphemous. Sisi also said he firmly rejects any form of violence or terrorism from anyone in the name of defending religion, religious symbols or icons Al-Sisi will name 28 seats, or 5 percent, bringing the total number of seats in the chamber to 596. The first stage of voting was taking place Saturday and Sunday in 14 of Egypt's 27 provinces, including Giza and the Mediterranean port city of Alexandria. Egyptian expatriates abroad voted earlier this week
If Sisi's brutality in Egypt continues, the results could be dire for Europe. Amr Darrag. This article is more than 1 year old. Egypt's autocratic government is worse than any before it Egypt's interest in upholding international peace and security includes protecting people from the scourge of armed conflict through launching comprehensive political processes based on relevant UN Security Council resolutions, President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said Tuesday President Abdel Fattah El Sisi asserted that achieving security and stability in Egypt helps in overcoming any challenges or hardships as well as continuing the march of development in all fields. Sisi's remarks were made commenting on statements by Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el Anani during a ceremony held on Saturday to inaugurate three national museums in various governorates
Abu Dhabi: Egypt's President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi revealed on Wednesday that the country's population will reach 193 million in 30 years, as part of his talk about the impact of the population. .10.202 Egypt's President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi ratified, on Saturday, the maritime demarcation agreement that was signed between the Egyptian and Greek governments on 6 August
Egypt's new administrative capital, currently under construction—and tentatively named Wedian, which means desert valleys— represents concretely where President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has been trying to take his country during his five years of authoritarian rule Al-Sisi directs Egypt's TSFE to maximise value of state assets. The president also ordered the government to to present the best alternatives for re-employing those assets to achieve optimal benefit, successful management, and higher retur Promises Made Sisi Promised Egypt Better Health Care. Virus Exposed His True Priority. President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi vowed to put improved health care at the heart of his agenda Only in Egypt would a popular TV station broadcaster say on air that Sisi could have any woman he wanted. Only in Egypt, could you find Sisi cookies at bakeries and countless images of his face superimposed on a lion's body. The Egyptian people are on a high, and the drug of choice is Sisi
. The Egyptian people did. Since President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi secured a second term in a largely unfree and unfair presidential election in March, his security forces have escalated a campaign of intimidation, violence. Egypt threatens military action in Libya if Turkish-backed forces seize Sirte. President Sisi's belligerent rhetoric underlines concern over strategic port and any deal between Ankara and Moscow
Egypt's Sisi committed to ridding Libya of militia, regional interference 9/22/2020. La. was recovering from other storms when Zeta struck Under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's government, Egypt has been experiencing its worst human rights crisis in many decades. Authorities have jailed tens of thousands of peaceful critics. Pro-Sisi party in commanding position in Egypt's parliamentary polls Back to video Its candidates also won 59 of the 73 seats contested by individual candidates that have so far been declared by.
CAIRO (R) - Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi said on Wednesday freedom of expression should stop if it offends more than 1.5 billion people, following the display of images in France. El-Sisi called on both the country's health and education sectors to ensure the safety of students, as well as not to disrupt education amid the pandemic. Public education in Egypt is set t
'Leave, Sisi!': All you need to know about the protests in Egypt. From Cairo to Alexandria to Suez, Egyptians took to streets in rare protests against President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi The president of Egypt is the executive head of state of Egypt.Under the various iterations of the Constitution of Egypt following the Egyptian Revolution of 1952, the president is also the supreme commander of the Armed Forces, and head of the executive branch of the Egyptian government.The current president is Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, in office since 8 June 2014 On 14 August 2013, Egyptian security forces and army under the command of General Abdel Fattah el-Sisi raided two camps of protesters in Cairo: one at al-Nahda Square and a larger one at Rabaa al-Adawiya Square.The two sites had been occupied by supporters of President Mohamed Morsi, who had been removed from office by the military a month earlier in the 2013 Egyptian coup d'état President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is getting away with tyranny in Egypt thanks to his UK and US allies. Over 3,000 people have been detained in anti-government protests Sisi commented after inspecting his troops in the country's west, where Egypt shares a border with Libya. His remarks are the most direct warning yet after Egyptian officials had privately told.
CAIRO (R) - Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Friday he welcomed joint efforts by Sudan, the United States and Israel to normalise ties between Tel Aviv and Khartoum Sisi, who originally seized power in 2013 while serving as Egypt's defense minister and armed forces commander, won election in 2014 and reelection in 2018 with 97 percent of the vote. The balloting did not offer voters a genuine choice A profile of the former head of Egypt's armed forces, Abdul Fattah al-Sisi, who is widely expected to win the country's presidential election to be held on 26 and 27 May