Security source: Egypt's top military body approves Sisi running for president

By REUTERS
January 27, 2014 16:39




CAIRO - Egypt's top military council has given the army chief, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, a green light to run for president, a security source told Reuters.

"The top army officials all okayed Sisi running for the presidency," said the source. Sisi is expected to announce his candidacy within days.

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