"The United States is responsible for security in the world," the president told CBS.
Supporters say current constitution reflects an Islamist agenda and is insufficient for Sisi to carry out sweeping reforms.
There have been several attempts in the past at lowering the birth rate in Egypt and they continue today with no great success.
The members of the Sinai Province of the Islamic State are fueled by a never-ending sense of divine mission.
What will the vice president do to reassure Egyptians that America deeply respects them?
Egyptian satirist Bassem Youssef takes a biting look at the Arab Spring and Mideast turmoil.
The West needs a stable Egypt as a friend and an ally, now more than ever.
Israel has learned the lessons of past missions and become more dangerous.
While Sisi’s rule does not appear to be in imminent danger, it is unwise to ignore the real and multiple difficulties confronting Egyptian society.
Egypt feels the confrontation in Sinai is symbolic of a larger conflict with regional and global ramifications.