Official Egyptian army spokesman denies report al-Sisi running for president

The official spokesperson of the Egyptian army was quick to reject claims published in an interview Thursday morning, according to which Egypt's top military commander Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will run for president.


Acording to Ahmed Ali, the interview published in the paper was an analysis and not direct statements made by the general. According to spokesperson Ali, if and when al-Sisi decides to run he will do so directly to the Egyptian people. (Roi Kais)