Elsisi Wins Egyptian Presidential Elections

  • Egypt President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi wins a third term.
  • He secured 89.6% of the vote, according to the National Elections Authority, Egypt
  • He is a former Army chief.
  • He first became President after overthrowing Mohamed Morsi in 2013. 
  • He amended the constitution to extend the Presidential mandate from 4 to 6 years and raised the limit on consecutive terms from 2 to 3.
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