Egypt's ex-army chief el-Sissi declared new president
CAIRO – Egypt's president-elect, the former army chief Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, told Egyptians it is now "time to work" to rebuild the country after he was officially declared the landslide winner of last week's election. Thousands celebrated in public ...
Egypt's Ex-Army Chief Declared New President
... following election results in Cairo on June 3, 2014. EPA. CAIRO — Egypt's former military chief Abdul Fattah al-Sisi was officially declared the next president Tuesday, winning elections to replace the Islamist leader he removed from the post last ...
Abdel Fatah al-Sisi won 96.1% of vote in Egypt presidential election, say ...
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Abdel Fattah El Sissi Officially Wins Egyptian Presidential Election
Abdul Fattah al-Sisi declared Egypt's new president
Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has urged Egyptians to work to restore stability after being declared the winner of last week's presidential election. The former army chief said he wanted "freedom" and "social justice", echoing the slogan of the 2011 revolution ...
Egypt's Former Army Chief Wins Presidential Election In Landslide
Amr Nabil/AP. Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi, Egypt's former army chief, has secured a whopping 96.9 percent of the vote in the country's presidential election, but fewer than half of those allowed to cast ballots did so, according to the election ...
Archaeologists Warn of Pillaged Egypt as US Weighs Tougher Antiquities Laws
Looters will strip Egypt of most of its archaeological heritage within the next quarter century, an archaeologist warned at a U.S. State Department hearing this week. "Wholesale looting is occurring all over Egypt, and we are seeing a big spike that ...
Bassem Youssef, Egypt's Jon Stewart, is off the air
Washington Post (blog)
CAIRO — Egypt's most popular comedian and television personality, political satirist Bassem Youssef, is officially off the air. But unlike the other breaks Youssef has taken in the nearly three years since he started broadcasting his hour-long "Al ...
Sisi declared Egypt's next president
Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has won Egypt's presidential elections by a huge majority, the country's election commission has said. The former military chief, who last July overthrew Egypt's first democratically elected president, Mohammed Morsi, won 96.91 of ...
Angry Islamists torch Christians' shops in Egypt
LUXOR, Egypt – A security official in Egypt says a mob of angry Islamists has burned shops owned by Coptic Christians near the ancient city of Luxor hours before a trial for a Coptic Christian accused of blasphemy. The official says the attack early ...
Mob Torches Christian Shops in Egypt Ahead Trial
Protesters burn Coptic shops in Egypt
Egypt's new day? [Commentary]
As expected, former Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi won the latest Egyptian election for president by a landslide, giving the military establishment total control of all governmental instruments of power. He won 92 percent of the votes with 46 percent turnout.
Wall Street Journal
Former Military Chief Sisi Officially Declared President of Egypt
Wall Street Journal
CAIRO—Former military chief Abdel Fattah Al Sisi was officially declared president of Egypt on Tuesday, less than a year after he orchestrated a coup that ousted the nation's first freely elected president. Mr. Sisi's victory was assured last week ...