Abdel Fattah el-Sisi (November 19, 1954 - ) is the current president of Egypt. He took power by overthrowing Islamist dictator Mohammed Morsi. He was democratically elected in August 2014. Before he was the supreme commander of the Egyptian armed forces.
Sisi is an admirer of secular president Gamal Abdel Nasser and supports an independent Palestinian state.
- ↑ http://edition.cnn.com/2014/06/08/world/africa/egypt-presidential-election/
- ↑ http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2013/07/201373112752442652.html
- ↑ http://www.frontpagemag.com/2014/caroline-glick/president-sisis-gift/