He was elected president with 97 percent of the vote, despite a low turnout. Now Sisi says he's running for a second term in March, he's almost guaranteed to win after arresting, intimidating other candidates.

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el Sisi attends during the
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el Sisi attends during the "Tale of a Homeland" conference about dialogue with citizens to review the achievements made during his four-year tenure, in Cairo, Egypt January 18, 2018. (Reuters)

Egypt's last main opposition candidate in the upcoming presidential election has announced he's withdrawing from the race, saying conditions don't allow for a fair contest.

This follows the arrest on Tuesday of another potential challenger ahead of the March vote.

TRT World's Rahul Radhakrishnan takes a look at the events that have shaped Egypt since the Arab Spring.

Source: TRT World