IsraelNationalNews.com

In today's headlines:‏ תג בכותרות
08:01
Reported

News Briefs

  Adar II 2, 5774 , 04/03/14

Report: As-Sisi Won't Run for Presidency of Egypt

Egyptian Defense Minister Abdel Fattah As-Sisi will not submit his candidacy for presidency in the upcoming elections, according to a Tuesday-morning report by the Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Watan.

The newspaper cited a statement by Mohammed Abu-Shadi, a minister in the previous government, who said As-Sisi confirmed this during a parliament meeting and that he "stands by the people with the goal of saving Egypt."



Other archived news briefs:Mar 04 2014, 08:01 AM, 3/4/2014