(Sergei Ilnitsky/Pool Photo via AP) Internship or dismissal, the Moscow exile did not last long, and the son was made Deputy Director of the GIS at the beginning of 2020. The parents of Abdel Fattah El-sisi are Soad Ibrahim Mohamed Al Shishi, Said Hussein Khalili al-Sisi. Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo. , El-Sisi also became the first Egyptian president in the country's history to attend Christmas Mass and gave a speech at the Coptic Orthodox Christmas service in Cairo in January 2015 calling for unity and wishing the Christians a merry Christmas.  However, in early 2016 the Egyptian pound suffered from devaluation: in February when the pound was allowed to float briefly, its value reduced rapidly from 7.83 LE per US dollar to 8.95 LE per dollar, resulting in increased prices for everyday goods. , Sisi also started the National Roads Project, which involves building a road network of more than 4,400 kilometres and uses 104 acres of land, promising that there are many development and reconstruction campaigns for Egypt to reduce the unemployment rate and increase the poor's income. , Relations with Israel have improved significantly following Mohamed Morsi's removal, with Sisi saying he talks to Israel's prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, "a lot. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron attend a joint news conference at the Elysee Palace, France [Michel Euler/Pool via … He also personally congratulated Emirate of Abu Dhabi's crown prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan for the deal.  The government is also responsible for arbitrary arrests and torture of children as young as twelve.  Sisi's administration also decided to cancel the "Roll-on/roll-off" agreement with Turkey, blocking Turkey from transporting Turkish containers to the Gulf via Egyptian ports.  El-Sisi also took the post of Minister of Defense and Military Production in the Qandil Cabinet. Business / Politique, Homme politique. It also demanded Israel adopt self-restraint and to keep in mind that being an "occupation force", it has a legal and moral duty to protect civilian lives.. " With continuous support for Palestine, the Sisi administration supports the two-state solution establishing a Palestinian state on lands that were occupied in 1967  with Eastern Jerusalem as its capital for the Israeli–Palestinian conflict achieving the Palestinians needs and granting Israel the security it wants. However, later Egypt's foreign ministry handed out a scanned document of Turkey's meeting proposal to the media and was published by Egypt's Youm7 newspaper. El-Sisi wrote his term paper at the War College on democracy and its applications in the Middle East. Both military and political relations between Egypt and Russia witnessed significant improvements after Morsi's overthrow coinciding with the deterioration in relations between the United States and Egypt, once considered its important ally in the Middle East. The event was marked by an impromptu public holiday in Egypt in conjunction with festivals held nationwide.  The election, held between 26 and 28 May, featured one opponent, Hamdeen Sabahi, saw 47% participation by eligible voters, and resulted in Sisi winning in a landslide victory with 97% of the vote. , Following the election of Republican Donald Trump as the President of the United States, the two countries are looking to improve the Egyptian-American relations.  However, in a 2014 news story, BBC reported: "The US has revealed it has released $575m in military aid to Egypt that had been frozen since the ousting of President Mohammed Morsi last year. His father, a conservative but not radical Muslim, had a wooden antiques shop for tourists in the historic bazaar of Khan el-Khalili.. Trump continued his earlier praise of el-Sisi, saying that "Egypt has made tremendous progress under a great leader's leadership".  In a file published by the State Information Services, the government explained the raids by stating that "police went on to use force dispersing the sit-in on 14 August 2013 with the least possible damage, causing hundreds of civilians and police to fall as victims, while Muslim Brotherhood supporters imposed a blockade for 46 days against the people in al-Nahda and Rabaa al-Adawiya squares under the name of sit-in where tens of protesters took to the street daily hindered the lives of the Egyptians, causing unrest and the death or injury of many victims as well as damage to public and private properties". ", El-Sisi made an African tour, his first foreign visit since taking office a short visit to Algeria, seeking support to counter Islamist militancy in North Africa. , In November 2016, Sisi admitted that he supported the presidency of Bashar al-Assad in Syria for the sake of stability. In January 2020, in response to the Trump peace plan, the Sisi government issued a statement stating that it "recogniz[ed] the importance of considering the U.S. administration's initiative", that it "call[ed] on the two relevant parties to undertake a careful and thorough consideration of the U.S. vision to achieve peace" and supporting the "restor[ation] to the Palestinian people [of] their full legitimate rights through the establishment of a sovereign independent state in the Palestinian occupied territories in accordance with international legitimacy and resolutions". , In April 2016, King Salman of Saudi Arabia made a five-day visit to Egypt, during which the two countries signed economic agreements worth approximately $25 billion and also made an agreement to "return" Tiran and Sanafir, two Egyptian-administered islands in the Gulf of Aqaba, to Saudi control. Sisi has expressed his personal concerns about the issue of sexual assault in the country. Egypt's foreign ministry accused Erdogan of provocation and interfering in Egypt's internal affairs. As of 2020, Abdel Fattah El-sisi’s net worth is, Abdel Fattah El-sisi is a Scorpio and was born in The Year of the Horse. Turkish Minister for European Affairs, Egemen Bagis, also called for the UN Security Council to "take action" in Egypt. On 7 April 2015, Moody's upgraded Egypt's outlook from Caa1 to B3 with stable outlook expecting real GDP growth in Egypt to recover to 4.5% year-on-year for the fiscal year 2015, which ends in June, and then to rise to around 5%–6% over the coming four years compared to 2.5% in 2014. Also in September 2013, the interim government removed pre-trial detention limits for certain crimes, allowing unconvicted political dissidents to remain in detention indefinitely.  Russia reportedly offered Egypt a huge military weapons deal after the US had suspended some military aid and postponed weapons delivery to Egypt. An insane alliance: Israel and Egypt against Gaza. El-Sisi said: "We would die before you [the Egyptian people] would feel pain". " He was the first member of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces to admit that the invasive tests had been carried out.. , El-Sisi has called for the reform and modernisation of Islam; to that end, he has taken measures within Egypt such as regulating mosque sermons and changing school textbooks (including the removal of some content on Saladin and Uqba ibn Nafi inciting or glorifying hatred and violence). This page was last edited on 24 December 2020, at 10:04.  Writing for British newspaper The Independent in August 2013, Robert Fisk described then-General el-Sisi as being at a loss, but that a massacre - as Fisk called the sit-in dispersal - would go down in history as an infamy.  Sisi, on his part, said that the idler would be held accountable and promised to partially solve the economic crisis by August 2015, and that, beginning with December that year, the crisis will be dealt with entirely. CAIRO — Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said Dec. 9 that his country is working toward a comprehensive political solution to the Libyan crisis. He is the second of eight siblings (his father later had six additional children with a second wife).  Sisi also promised that Egypt would guarantee Palestine would not violate the peace treaty when reached expressing Egypt's willingness to deploy Egyptian observer forces in the Palestinian Authority in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. The first phase entered service in June and the final phase was expected to be completed by the end of August, making it one of the fastest energy transferring operations in the world according to GE. , In August 2014, Egypt's Baseera, the Centre for Public Opinion Research, said in a poll result that only eight percent of the sample were unhappy with El-Sisi's performance and ten percent of the sample said they could not identify their position. Retrouvez dans l annuaire des célébrités sa date d anniversaire, son âge, sa taille, son signe du zodiaque et des milliers d autres informations, de fiches de stars françaises et du monde entier.  Sisi's oath of office was administered in the morning in Egypt's Supreme constitutional court in front of the deputy head of the constitutional court, Maher Sami, who described el-Sisi as a "rebel soldier" and a "revolutionary hero"; ex-president Adly Mansour; other constitutional court members; and a group of Egypt's top politicians.  The following day, the Egyptian National Action Group (ENAG) including Ayman Nour as spokesperson was launched, with a similar claim of representing the consensus of a broad array of the Egyptian opposition ("centrists, liberals, leftists [and] Islamists") with a consensus program for replacing el-Sisi's governmental system. , Considered its worst in decades, Egypt's energy crisis that helped inflame the protests against former president Mohamed Morsi continued to grow in Sisi's first months in office, challenging the new government. Speaking to The Washington Post, he criticised the US response and accused the Obama administration of disregarding the Egyptian popular will and of providing insufficient support amid threats of a civil war, saying, "You left the Egyptians. He was photographed during a hospital visit to a woman receiving treatment after an assault during celebrations in Cairo's Tahrir Square, ordering the army, the police, and the media to counter the issue. Abdel Fattah Al-Sissi - retrouvez toute l'actualité, nos dossiers et nos émissions sur France Culture, le site de la chaîne des savoirs et de la création. Abdel Fattah El-sisi‘s source of wealth comes from being a politician.  In August 2015, Secretary of State John Kerry was in Cairo for a "U.S.-Egypt strategic dialogue". Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi issued a decree on Tuesday appointing Major General Mohamed Hegazy Abdul-Mawgoud as the Chief of Staff of the Air Defense Forces. Egyptian military leader and politician who held office as Minister of Defense and Commander-in-Chief of the Egyptian Armed Forces from 2012-2014. On 12 August 2012, Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi made a decision to replace the Mubarak-era Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawi, the head of the Egyptian Armed Forces, with then little-known el-Sisi. The education details are not available at this time. In addition to prosecutions, travel bans and asset freezes against human rights defenders, and repressive new legislations that threaten to kill the independent civil society. El-Sisi was the youngest member of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces of Egypt.  The first months of Sisi's presidency witnessed the 2014 Israel–Gaza conflict. Abdel Fattah Sisi is the Egyptian Defense Minister and military chief. Sisi, however, appointed 20 women.  Mohamed Ali, the building contractor whose online videos criticising president el-Sisi sparked off the September 2019 Egyptian protests claimed that Mahmoud el-Sisi was the de facto real head of the Mukhabarat. , On 28 December 2019, Mohamed Ali released the "Egyptian Consensus Document" with a list of four key principles and four key actions for replacing el-Sisi's system of government, which Ali claimed represented the consensus of a wide range of the Egyptian opposition. , Al Jazeera reported in June 2014: "Saudi Arabia, the world's top oil exporter, and its wealthy Gulf Arab partners Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates have given more than $20 billion to help Egypt since Morsi's overthrow, Sisi said last month, and are likely to pledge more. He was a key figure in a 2013 coup d’etat that removed Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi from office.  President Putin also accompanied him to visit the Russian cruiser Moskva before they gave a joint televised statement. He also compared the Egyptian army to the Pyramid, saying that "it cannot be broken"..  Sisi also formed the advisory council of Egypt's scientists and experts to advise him on national projects.  In September 2014, Egypt's foreign minister cancelled a meeting with now-President Erdoğan requested by Turkey after Erdoğan made a speech critical of Egypt in the UN General Assembly.  In response to the street protests calling for el-Sisi to resign, 4300 protestors and non-protestors were arrested.  Israel was also not invited.  In response to Mada Masr's report, Mada Masr journalist Shady Zalat was detained by Egyptian security services for a day and a half; 18 Mada Masr staff, freelancers and foreign journalists were detained incommunicado inside the journal's office for several hours on 24 November; three were briefly detained; and laptops and telephones were confiscated. Sisi welcomed Trump-brokered Israel–United Arab Emirates peace agreement, saying he was gladdened by suspension of Israel's plans to annex parts of the occupied Palestinian territories in the West Bank. , In November 2019, member of the House of Representatives Ahmed Tantawi submitted a formal parliamentary proposal and a YouTube video online for el-Sisi to finish his term in 2022 rather than 2024, and for consultation on institutional reforms to take place, in order to allow change to take place by political methods. On 14 August 2013, police carried out the August 2013 Rabaa massacre, killing hundreds of civilians and wounding thousands, leading to international criticism..  Sisi described the 2014 Israel–Gaza conflict as a great chance to end the 66-year-old conflict calling on Israel to reach a peace deal with the Palestinians and saying "I call on the Israeli people and the government: now is the time to end the conflict ... so that prosperity prevails, so that we all can have peace and security". Sisi was born in Cairo and after joining the Egyptian Army, held a post in Saudi Arabia before enrolling in the Egyptian Army's Command and Staff College. Scorpios are extremely clairvoyant and intuitive.  On 6 February 2014, the Kuwaiti newspaper al-Seyassah claimed that el-Sisi would run for president, saying that he had to meet the wishes of the Egyptian people for him to run. Meanwhile, 35 percent of respondents believed price controls had improved, while 32 percent believed that they have become worse. Sisi also issued the first Presidential decree, giving ex-president Adly Mansour the Order of the Nile.. He is 66 years old and is a Scorpio. Sisi then presided over a reception for the foreign presidents, emirs, kings, and official delegations who had been invited.  Shortly before Sisi arrived in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea to participate in the 23rd ordinary session of the African Union summit where he gave his speech blaming the AU for freezing Egypt's membership a year before. Mohamed Morsi. Abdel is a Scorpio. In 2013, he became Deputy Prime Minister of Egypt.  He has also called for an end to the Islamic verbal divorce; however, this was rejected by a council of scholars from Al-Azhar University.  Shortly after his announcement, popular hashtags were started for and against el-Sisi's presidential bid.  In a February 2017 article in Foreign Affairs, Oren Kessler, the Deputy Director for Research at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, suggests there are three reasons for Sisi's pro-Assad position: Egypt's common enemies with Syria (ISIS and the Muslim Brotherhood) as opposed to Saudi Arabia's antagonism with Iran; Egypt and Syria's shared opposition to the policies of Erdogan in Turkey; and Egypt's growing relations with Russia, a close ally of Syria.  On 6 December 2013, el-Sisi was named "Time Person of the Year" in Time magazine's annual reader poll.  Chicken prices would reportedly rise by 25 percent days after the decision because of added transportation costs. The Russian President Vladimir Putin was the first to congratulate Sisi on his inauguration. The Supreme Constitutional Court froze that ruling and allowed Sisi to ratify the deal with Saudi Arabia, making these two islands included in Mohammed Bin Salman's NEOM megacity. Due to shortage in energy production, growing consumption, terrorist attacks on Egypt's energy infrastructure, debts to foreign oil companies and the absence of the needed periodic maintenance of the power plants, the energy blackout rates in Egypt rose to unprecedented levels, with some parts of the country facing around six power cuts a day for up to two hours each. The visit was described by Putin as reflective of "the special nature" of the relation between the two countries. ", In late 2019, political criticism directly calling for el-Sisi to resign immediately or in 2022 were made. How much money is Abdel Fattah El-sisi worth at the age of 66 and what’s his real net worth now?  In June, Sisi's administration stated that for the first time in years, Egypt achieved a surplus in power generating capacity estimated at 2.9 gigawatts. , Unlike Hosni Mubarak, el-Sisi was protective of the privacy of his family, apart from nominations of family members to positions of power. ", Relations between Egypt and the United States witnessed tensions after Morsi's overthrow. Even as a young man he was often called "General Sisi" due to his perceived orderly demeanor.  He is married to his cousin, Entissar Amer, and is the father of three sons and one daughter. On 27 January 2014, he was promoted to the rank of field marshal. ", In June 2018, one of el-Sisi's sons, Mahmoud el-Sisi, was appointed Deputy Director of the General Intelligence Directorate (GIS), one of the three Egyptian intelligence services. Relations with Ankara were also lowered to chargé d'affaires. According to el-Sisi, the Trump administration's decision "would undermine the chances of peace in the Middle East. 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Continue to the next page to see Abdel Fattah El-sisi net worth, estimated salary and earnings.  An advisor to the Turkish president has denied that the countries' leaders were planning to meet. In 1992 he continued his military career by enrolling in the British Command and Staff College, and in 2006 enrolled in the United States Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania. The Egyptian government has always provided these subsidies as a crucial aid to millions of people who live in poverty, fearing people's anger in five years time. El-Sisi commented on the relationship between the Egyptian army and Egyptian people, saying that it is hard to break. " In 2015, Egypt participated in the Saudi Arabian-led military intervention in Yemen. , El-Sisi criticized President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.  The regime has employed imprisonment, torture, extrajudicial killings, home demolitions, forced disappearances and sexual violence against its critics. , An April 2016 poll by Baseera after 22 months in office, indicated that Sisi garnered 79% approval rating while 8% were undecided and 13% disapprove of the president's performance. In 2013, he became Deputy Prime Minister of Egypt. You turned your back on the Egyptians and they won't forget that.".  He also concluded the tour with a few hours' visit to Sudan.  Zuhur also had the impression that el-Sisi supported a gradual move towards pluralism.  In 2014, an intense campaign started by Egypt and Saudi Arabia against Turkey made it lose its predicted easy victory of membership in the United Nations Security Council.  Sisi also stated that Egypt is not just solving its energy crisis, but rather seeking to become a "global hub for energy trading. Funding was provided by the "Long Live Egypt" economic development fund in collaboration with civilian charitable organizations.  Writing for the American magazine Time, Lee Smith concluded that "Egypt's new leader is unfit to rule", referring not to the actual head of government at the time, interim president Adly Mansour, but to Sisi. After Sisi had ousted president Morsi and disbanded the Shura Council, in September 2013 interim president Adly Mansour temporarily decreed that ministers could award contracts without a request for tender. As a result of the economic reforms, Moody's raised Egypt's credit ratings outlook to stable from negative and Fitch Ratings upgraded Egypt's credit rating one step to "B" from "B-". President Putin announced that an agreement has been reached to increase Egypt's supply of agricultural goods to Russia by 30 percent while his country will provide Egypt with 5 to 5.5 million tons of wheat. The project cost around 60 billion Egyptian-pounds ($8.4 billion) and was fast-tracked over a year. El-Sisi disputed this opinion; he and others were critical of decisions made in Iraq and Libya. The proposed move was "welcomed" by Russian authorities. He also denounced what he deemed to be the transitional government's hostility toward the goals of the revolution.. After el-Sisi was appointed as minister of defence on 12 August 2012, there were concerns in Egypt regarding rumours that General el-Sisi was the hand of the Muslim Brotherhood in the army, though el-Sisi has always declared that the Egyptian Army stands on the side of the Egyptian people. CAIRO – 20 December 2020: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi offered his condolences to Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Nawaf al Ahmad al Jaber al Sabah on the death of former Kuwaiti defense minister Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al Ahmed, the elder brother of the late Emir Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmed Al Sabah. He remained in office under the new government formed after the deposition of Morsi, and led by Hazem al-Beblawi.  In January 2017, an Egyptian court gave its final ruling rejecting the controversial government transfer of the two islands to Saudi Arabia. Sisi announced in his statement that there was a new plan of "renewing and developing" giant projects established by the former Soviet Union. He grew up in Gamaleya, near al-Azhar Mosque, in a quarter where Muslims, Jews and Christians resided and in which he later recalled how, during his childhood, he heard church bells and watched Jews flock to the synagogue unhindered. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, (born November 19, 1954, Cairo, Egypt), Egyptian military officer who became Egypt’s de facto leader in July 2013, after the country’s military removed Pres. , Sisi, who is reportedly facing a severe economic ordeal in Egypt, has decided to raise fuel prices by 78 percent as an introduction to cut the subsidies on basic food stuffs and energy, which eat up nearly a quarter of the state budget. According to him, "As long as we have political Islam movements that aspire for power, our region will remain in a state of instability." The poll showed that 78 percent of the sample said they would vote for Sisi should the presidential elections be held again the next day while 11 percent said they would not. Abdel Fattah El-sisi (born November 19, 1954) is famous for being politician. Scorpio is ruled by Pluto, the planet that governs both destruction and transformation. , Sisi also stipulated that the Palestinian Authority would take power in the Gaza Strip in future peace plans and conditioned an easing of transit restrictions at the Rafah checkpoint on the presence of a force from the Palestinian Authority's Presidential Guard being stationed on the Gaza side of the crossing as the Sisi administration considers Hamas an enemy, blaming them for the killing of 16 Egyptian soldiers in 2012 and over the alleged involvement in the prisons' storming in the wake of Egyptian Revolution of 2011..