The only way for Egypt to recover from the death spiral it is now in is to reclaim its own leadership and sovereignty[...]
Former military chief of staff Sami Anan to run in Egyptian presidential election: Party[...]
Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to seek a second term, but has yet to announce his candidacy.[...]
Secretary General of the Egypt Arab Party, Samy Balah, reported that the party had officially announced the presidential candidacy of the former Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces, Sami Anan, for the election scheduled in March. He emphasized that it was Anan’s decision to run for president. In an exclusive statement to Al-Masry Al-Youm … Continued[...]
General Sami Anan has declared he will stand in Egypt's forthcoming elections. [...]
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Potential contenders find it hard to meet requirements for running[...]
CAIRO (AP) - A former Egyptian army chief of staff will contest the upcoming presidential elections in March, said a top aide on Friday, as other candidates have faced heavy pressure to drop out and pave the way for a sweeping re-election victory for the army-chief-turned-President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi. Ragab Helal Hemida, the head of the policies committee in the Egypt Arabism Democratic party, told The Associated Press on Friday that Lt. Gen. Sami Annan has accepted his party's candidacy nomination. He added that Annan will hold a press conference at the party's headquarters soon to announce his decision. Elections are scheduled to take place on March 26-28.[...]
Like moving across a chessboard without a clear plan, Egyptians are currently awaiting March’s presidential election, with confusion regarding the standing candidates following campaign withdrawals, ambiguity on stances, and potential candidates facing difficulties meeting the requirements for an official candidacy. The High Electoral Committee (HEC) has set the timetable for the presidential race. Egyptians abroad … Continued[...]


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