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Field Marshal Abdel Fatah Khalil el Sisi

Date of Birth: 19/11/1954
Place of Birth: Cairo


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Shoukry gets stuck in

While President Abdel Fatah el Sisi and the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces handle substantial foreign affairs matters, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry is usually left with little to do but present an amiable public face to fend off rising criticism of human rights abuses...


Security leaks and party splits

However, Egypt's official photograph of Omer's encounter with President Abdel Fatah Khalil el Sisi showed the pair beneath a large map depicting the disputed enclave of Halaib as belonging to Egypt...


Comrades in arms deals

However, by the time his successor, Field Marshal Abdel Fatah Khalil el Sisi, received United States Secretary of State John Kerry on 13 October, top of the agenda was US President Barack Obama's effort to build a coalition against Islamic State in Iraq and Shams/Levant (ISIS/ISIL, also known as Da'ish or IS)...


Calling all investors

In an address to the annual Euromoney Egypt conference in Cairo on 16 September, President Abdel Fatah el Sisi set out his stall for foreign investors, highlighting his government's moves to cut the national deficit and bring in a new investment law to protect deals between government and the private sector from third-party legal challenges...


High stakes in the Sinai fight

Before the uprising and the military coup of July 2013 that brought Field Marshal Abdel Fatah Khalil el Sisi to power, ABM focused on attacking Israel, launching missiles there and conducting cross-border raids (AC Vol 54 No 14, The agony and the ecstasy)...

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Demarche in DC

The State Department has been particularly supportive of President Abdel Fatah el Sisi's government after Muslim Brother President Mohamed Mursi was ousted and detained in July 2013, an event US Secretary of State John Kerry described as 'restoring democracy'...


More Gulf cash needed

The price increases came as no surprise, as cutting energy subsidies has been one of the main topics of economic policy debate for decades and the Finance Minister, Hani Kadri Dimian, had announced in mid-June that he had sharply cut the allocation for these subsidies so as to comply with the instructions from President Abdel Fatah el Sisi to reduce the budget deficit for the financial year 2014/15, which started on 1 July...


Hangings resume

Egypt’s judges have been sentencing convicted prisoners to death on a massive scale since Field Marshal Abdel Fatah el Sisi overthrew President Mohamed Mursi last June...


The extra Nile

Egypt's President Abdel Fatah el Sisi was due to meet Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, on 26 June to try to resolve their differences over the Nile...


Filling in the blanks

With the formalities of yesterday's presidential inauguration behind him, Field Marshal Abdel Fatah Khalil el Sisi's key new challenge is to ensure that he wins a solid majority in general elections due in September or October...


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