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  6/9/2014, Sivan 11, 5774

Sisi Promises to Fight Terrorism in First Speech

Egypt’s new president, Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, promised on Sunday to "defeat terrorism", saying that security is a priority, Al Jazeera reports.

Hours after his inauguration, the former army general said there would be a new era for all except those who "turn to crimes and violence".