President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi

Egypt's president Fattah al-Sisi vows brutal response after mosque attack

The worshippers were killed when heavily-armed militants bombed the mosque and opened fire on people attending prayers at the al-Rowda mosque in Al-Arish city, in the deadliest terror attack in Egypt.

published on : 24th November 2017

President Fattah al-Sisi declares three-month state of emergency in Egypt following church bombings

Sisi announced the "state of emergency for three months" in a defiant speech at the presidential palace after a meeting of the national defence council.

published on : 10th April 2017