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Egypt's Military Backs el-Sisi's Presidential Bid

Egypt's military council has endorsed a presidential bid by the army chief who led the ouster of Islamist President Mohamed Morsi last year. The official MENA news agency said Monday that an announcement by Abdel Fattah el-Sissi of his candidacy could take place "within hours." "The decision was expected and it is the first step before the resignation of the general and his candidacy announcement,'' a security official told Reuters. In order for Sisi to...

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