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Egypt army denies Sisi presidential candidacy report – BBC News

BBC NewsEgypt’s military has denied that its chief of staff, Field Marshal Abdul Fattah al-Sisi, told a Kuwaiti newspaper he would run for president. Spokesman Col Ahmed Ali said the report published by al-Seyassah on Wednesday evening was not accurate and had …Egyptian army chief Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to run for presidentSydney Morning HeraldEgypt’s powerful […]

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Egypt army ‘backs Sisi as presidential candidate’ – BBC News

BBC NewsEgypt’s top military body has given its approval for army chief Field Marshal Abdul Fattah al-Sisi to run for the presidency, according to state media. Field Marshal Sisi led the overthrow of President Mohammed Morsi, Egypt’s first democratically elected leader, …Egypt army backs Sisi’s presidential bid: State mediaTimes of IndiaEgypt’s military OKs Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi […]

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Path Cleared for Egypt’s Military Chief to Run for President – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalCAIRO—Egypt’s high military council gave the go-ahead for its senior officer, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah Al Sisi, to run for president, paving the way for the popular military leader to replace the country’s first freely elected president, whom he ousted last …Egypt’s military OKs El-Sisi for presidential runCNN InternationalEgypt’s top military body has […]

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Egyptian military backs Sissi for presidency, as insurgency becomes more … – Washington Post

Washington PostCAIRO—A powerful council of Egypt’s top military commanders is backing defense minister Abdel Fattah al-Sissi for president, the country’s state-run news agency said Monday, in a move likely to entrench the military’s political power and intensify its battle …Egyptian military endorses Army chief Sisi’s presidential runChristian Science MonitorArmy chiefs back Sisi for run at […]

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Amid Egypt’s uprising anniversary, US condemns violence, pledges Middle East … – Fox News

Fox NewsSaturday, Jan. 25, 2014: Egyptians wear masks of Defense Minister Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, in Tahrir Square, in Cairo, Egypt.AP. ADVERTISEMENT. The three-year anniversary of Egypt’s political uprising was marked this weekend with …Egypt clashes kill 29 on third anniversary of revolutionBBC NewsEgyptian police, Muslim Brotherhood protesters clash on third anniversary of …ABC OnlineClashes kill […]

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Egyptians vote in constitutional referendum seen boosting Sisi – Reuters

ReutersCAIRO (Reuters) – Egyptians vote on Tuesday in a constitutional referendum, the first ballot since the military overthrew Islamist president Mohamed Mursi and an event likely to spawn a presidential bid by army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. Few doubt …Egyptians’ hopes and fears as charter put to voteBBC NewsEgyptians Vote in Constitutional ReferendumVoice of […]

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Egypt likely to change roadmap, hold presidential vote first-sources – Reuters

ReutersCAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt’s government is likely to call a presidential election before parliamentary polls, officials said on Monday, rearranging the political timetable in a way that could see army chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi elected head of state by April.Egypt arrests Al-Jazeera journalistsAFPEgypt Detains Journalists It Says Aired ‘False News’New York TimesEgypt arrests Al […]

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Analysis: Sisi determined to stamp out all opposition – Jerusalem Post

Jerusalem PostAfter violent crackdown fails to completely neutralize the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, the new regime turns to legal action to achieve complete victory, charging Morsi with conspiring with Hamas, Hezbollah. Egypt’s Army Chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi …Egypt Accuses Morsi of Vast Terrorist PlotNew York TimesEgypt’s Mohamed Morsi accused of espionage, plotting Islamist takeoverWashington […]