Sissi Will Not Guarantee the Freedom of Assembly or the Press

Sissi Will Not Guarantee the Freedom of Assembly or the Press

Sissi will not guarantee the freedom of assembly or the press if elected president. In a four hour meeting with 20 prominent Egyptian newspaper editors, Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, Egypt’s leading presidential candidate and former military chief, discussed his vision of Egypt’s future. He warned that freedom of speech, assembly, and other reforms associated with Western democracy […]