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  6/8/2014, Sivan 10, 5774

El-Sisi to Be Sworn In as President Today

Egypt's former military chief Abdel Fattah el-Sisi will be sworn in as the country’ new President on Sunday after he won last month's election by a landslide 96% of votes. El-Sisi will serve as President for a four-year term.

After a ceremony before the Supreme Constitutional Court's General Assembly in Cairo, el-Sisi will receive a 21-gun salute followed by the national anthem.