Sisi government holds elections widely denounced as a sham

Sisi government holds elections widely denounced as a sham

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Egypt’s president, Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi, will win reelection this week in an election largely viewed as a sham. Sisi’s only opponent actually endorsed him. But Sisi is worried about turnout because his security crackdown, which has left tens of thousands imprisoned, has created an undercurrent of anger across Egypt. Many observers believe it’s the same kind of anger that toppled former president Hosni Mubarak. Dr. May Darwich, an assistant professor in International Relations of the Middle ... See More

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