Egypt al-Sisi apologizes to sexual attack victim

CAIRO - Egypt's newly sworn-in president has apologized in person to a woman who was sexually assaulted by a mob during weekend celebrations marking his inauguration.


Local television networks showed a visibly moved Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi visiting the woman in a Cairo hospital.


"I have come to tell you and every Egyptian woman that I am sorry. I am apologizing to every Egyptian woman," he said. (AP)