Promises of political reform and the reinstatement of food subsidies follow days of protests against President Abdel Fattah el Sisi’s government.
The pro-Sisi judiciary in Egypt continues to pursue the family members of the former president Mohammed Morsi.
With the death of the former president, friends and colleagues say Egypt has lost a visionary who wanted to change the country’s authoritarian political framework.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el Sisi's bizarre statements reached new heights when he suggested that his fellow citizens are not ready for the prosperity enjoyed by Europeans.
Abdel Fattah el Sisi, the president of Egypt, has imprisoned most of his opponents and won a new presidential term in a rigged poll. But Sisi still feels political insecurity, which might force him to reach out to the Muslim Brotherhood.
The Egyptian people have been struggling to make ends meet ever since the 2011 revolution ushered in military strongman Abdel Fattah el Sisi.
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