Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi

Egypt's al-Sissi pardons 82 prisoners, mainly young students

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi on Thursday issued pardons for 82 prisoners, most of whom are university students, state TV reported.

Egypt's al-Sissi calls Trump, hopes for "new spirit" in relations

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi telephoned Donald Trump to congratulate him on his election and invite him to Cairo, in what al-Sissi's office said was the US president-elect's first call...

Egypt's al-Sissi warns of illegal migration after boat tragedy

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi on Monday called on his people to avoid risking their lives for overseas jobs after dozens of Egyptians died in the Mediterranean Sea last week in a...

Collapse of Turkey coup comes too late for Egyptian media

Media in Egypt, where the government of President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi has long been at odds with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, rushed into print Saturday with stories that the Turkish...

Egypt's al-Sissi on 2011 uprising anniversary: Democracy needs time

Democracy needs time to grow, Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi said in a televised address on Sunday, ahead of the anniversary of the country's 2011 uprising.