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Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi elected new chairman of African Union

Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi's election brought to an end the one-year chairmanship of Rwanda's President Paul Kagame. African Union chairmen set agendas of issues to be addressed during their one-year tenure.

Egypt: President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi reelected for second term with nearly 92 per cent of votes

After the arrest of some other serious candidates, who were either arrested or intimidated, Sisi's expectations to win a second four-year term increased.

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Egyptians vote on second day of presidential election

Army and security troops were deployed across the country to secure the polling stations, while delegates of the two presidential candidates are employed in the polling stations to ensure the safety of ballot boxes.

Egypt's army kills 10, arrests 400 in Sinai operation, reports state TV

Egypt launched a major security operation on Friday involving the army and police against "terrorist and criminal elements and organisations" across the country, according to the army spokesman.

Israel's Netanyahu and Egypt's Sisi meet for first time in public

The meeting came just days after Egypt helped broker an agreement with the Palestinian Hamas group to dissolve the administration that runs Gaza and hold talks with Abbas' Fatah movement, its Palestinian rivals.

Egypt says President Sisi met Israel PM Netanyahu at United Nations for first public talks

The Egyptian president joined Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu for talks with then US secretary of state John Kerry hosted by King Abdullah II in the Jordanian city of Aqaba in February 2016, a former US official confirmed to AFP earlier this year.

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Egyptian Prez al-Sisi swears in new govt, plans to revive economy battered by violence

The new cabinet includes 16 new ministers out of 33 in total but few important posts were handed to newcomers.

Egypt honours woman who dressed as man to work

"I cut my hair and wore a man's robe and turban, and a man's shoes to get a job," writes Sisa Abu Daooh.

Egypt President Sisi vows to avenge IS killings

Sunni Islam's top body, Al-Azhar has condemned the "barbaric" beheading.

Egypt issues law on extradition of foreign defendants

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi issued a decree on the extradition of foreign defendants.

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