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28 Apr 2017, 11:21 am by William Theisen
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ratified a law Thursday that will allow him to appoint head judges in the country's highest courts. [read post]
23 Sep 2015, 12:09 pm by Media Law Prof
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi pardoned Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed today, nearly two years after they and fellow al-Jazeera reporter Peter Greste were convicted and sentenced to three years in prison for supporting the Muslim Brotherhood among other crimes.... [read post]
7 Jan 2015, 11:34 am
(Mosa’ab Elshamy/AP) So reports Ahram Online (the New York Times (David Kirkpatrick & Merna Thomas) has a similar story): Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has attended the Coptic Christmas mass to mark the first attendance ever made by an Egyptian president to the religious occasion. [read post]
13 Sep 2015, 2:24 pm by Dominic Yobbi
[JURIST] Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi [BBC profile] on Saturday accepted [Aljazeera report] the resignation of his prime minister and and his cabinet. [read post]
17 Jul 2014, 7:54 am by Julie Deisher
[JURIST] An Egyptian court on Wednesday sentenced nine men to prison for participating in mob sexual assaults in Tahrir Square during celebrations for the inauguration of Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi [BBC profile]. [read post]
24 Sep 2015, 7:31 am by Alexandra Farone
[JURIST] Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi [BBC profile] pardoned two Al Jazeera journalists Wednesday who had been sentenced [JURIST report] in late August for releasing video footage that allegedly contained false news in support of the Muslim Brotherhood [BBC backgrounder]. [read post]
10 Apr 2017, 11:04 am by Meena Ansari
[JURIST] Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi [BBC profile] announced a national state of emergency following two terror attacks on Coptic Christian churches on Sunday. [read post]
18 Aug 2015, 6:54 am by Brittany Felder
[JURIST] Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi [BBC profile] on Monday approved a 54-article counter-terrorism law which has been met with significant controversy as many believe it to be an infringement on freedom of the press. [read post]
16 Nov 2016, 9:21 am by Justin Cosgrove
" Seif and dozens of other protesters were arrested shortly before a protest in April against President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi for handing over [Al Jazeera report] two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia. [read post]
15 Mar 2015, 12:49 pm by Jacqueline Jones
President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi recently laid out a plan for economic liberalization and Secretary Kerry publicized [transcript] American support for the president's new policies. [read post]
29 Aug 2016, 8:05 am by Gwenyth Gamble
Adly supporters claim that the lawyer's prosecution was due to an interview [BBC backgrounder] in which he criticized an April decision by President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi [BBC profile] to hand over two islands in... [read post]
20 Aug 2018, 10:46 am by Zachary Uram
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi [ABC Report] signed a cybersecurity law Saturday that allows the government broad authority to block websites while setting jail sentences and jail fines for violations. [read post]
16 Jul 2018, 1:30 pm by Jacqueline Buffa
With the new legislation, current President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi will have the power to grant immunity to those officers involved in the coup. [read post]
26 Feb 2019, 4:00 am by Howard Friedman
Jerusalem Post and JTA report that Egypt's President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi told a U.S. delegation last week that if a Jewish community is re-established in Egypt, the government will build synagogues and communal institutions for it. [read post]
8 Sep 2015, 8:25 am by William Helbling
The detention of former minister Salah el-Din Helal came after he resigned at the request of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi [BBC profile]. [read post]
31 Aug 2016, 8:28 am by Steven Wildberger
" President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi [Britannica backgrounder], supported by Egypt's Christians, heartened his... [read post]
20 Sep 2018, 11:27 am by Lawrenz Fares
Amnesty International (AI) [advocacy website] launched a new campaign [AI backgrounder] Tuesday called “Egypt: Open Air Prison for Critics,” to raise awareness of the current situation in Egypt under President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi [Al Jazeera profile], who came to power after the 2013 coup. [read post]
20 Oct 2016, 11:30 am
“Nobody can stand [President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi] anymore,” he added of Mr. [read post]