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Egypt's Sisi rebuffs videos alleging corruption

The military’s economic might has expanded since Sisi became president, and companies owned by the military have flourished, causing concern amongst local businessmen and foreign investors.

By REUTERS
15/09/2019
ABDEL FATTAH AL-SISI
President Sisi’s next gamble

In November 2016, an agreement was signed between the IMF and Egypt providing for a $12 billion loan to be delivered in five steps in the course of three years.

18/07/2019
U.S. President Donald Trump meets with Egypt President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi at the White House
Overzealous targeting of terrorism - Opinion

Declaring the Muslim Brotherhood an FTO would be incorrect and counterproductive due to the Brotherhood’s diffuse and divided nature.

By SEAN F. O'BRIEN
30/05/2019
Supporters of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Tahrir square after presidential election r
Egyptians to vote on changes that may see Sisi in power to 2030

Egypt's 596-member parliament, dominated by Sisi's supporters, approved the amendments on Tuesday, voting by 531 to 22 in favor.

By REUTERS
20/04/2019
US President Donald Trump with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in the Oval Office.
Trump, Egypt's Sisi to discuss security during White House visit

Egypt's parliament has moved to pave the way for Sisi to stay in power until 2034 with constitutional reforms.

By REUTERS
09/04/2019
Egypt looking for outside support aimed at extending Sisi’s term in office

On April 9, Sisi heads to Washington, where he will meet with Trump to cement “Egypt’s longstanding role as a lynchpin of regional stability,” according to a White House statement issued on Friday.

By MINA NADER/THE MEDIA LINE
02/04/2019
US President Donald Trump with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in the Oval Office.
Trump to meet Sisi at the White House on the eve of Israeli elections

Trump and Al Sisi "will also discuss developments and shared priorities in the region, including enhancing regional economic integration and addressing ongoing conflicts."

A GENERAL view of Egypt’s parliament in Cairo. (Reuters)
Voices From The Arab Press: SISI’S SECOND COUP

Article 226 stipulates that no amendments will be made to the re-election of the president in a way that consolidates his power and postpones elections.

By ARAB NEWS
01/03/2019
Sisi and potatoes
Sisi earns role as 'agitater' following potato comment

Facebook hashtags including #fatsagainstthepresident and #togetheragainstfrenchfries poked fun at both Sisi's remarks, with one Facebook post calling for a campaign for a nation with no potatoes.

By REUTERS
07/11/2018
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