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Egypt's Sisi to run for president, vows to tackle militancy

People celebrate after Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declared his candidacy for a presidential election, in Tahrir square in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

People celebrate after Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declared his candidacy for a presidential election, in Tahrir square in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

People celebrate after Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declared his candidacy for a presidential election, in Tahrir square in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
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People celebrate after Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declared his candidacy for a presidential election, in Tahrir square in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

People celebrate after Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declared his candidacy for a presidential election, in Tahrir square in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih

People celebrate after Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declared his candidacy for a presidential election, in Tahrir square in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih
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People listen to the speech by Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declaring his candidacy for a presidential election, in a public cafe in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Al Youm Al Saabi Newspaper

People listen to the speech by Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declaring his candidacy for a presidential election, in a public cafe in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Al Youm Al Saabi Newspaper

People listen to the speech by Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declaring his candidacy for a presidential election, in a public cafe in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Al Youm Al Saabi Newspaper
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Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour (L) shakes hands with Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (R), after his meeting with members of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of Defence/Handout

Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour (L) shakes hands with Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (R), after his meeting with members of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of...more

Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour (L) shakes hands with Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (R), after his meeting with members of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of Defence/Handout
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Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) walks with Gen. Sidqi Sobhi (R) after meeting with members of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of Defence/Handout

Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) walks with Gen. Sidqi Sobhi (R) after meeting with members of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of Defence/Handout

Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) walks with Gen. Sidqi Sobhi (R) after meeting with members of the Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of Defence/Handout
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Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour (L, in suit and tie) meets with Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (seated next to Mansour) and military leaders, in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of Defence/Handout

Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour (L, in suit and tie) meets with Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (seated next to Mansour) and military leaders, in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of Defence/Handout

Egypt's interim President Adly Mansour (L, in suit and tie) meets with Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (seated next to Mansour) and military leaders, in Cairo March 26, 2014. REUTERS/Egyptian Ministry of Defence/Handout
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People walk past a banner for Egypt's army chief, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, in downtown Cairo, March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

People walk past a banner for Egypt's army chief, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, in downtown Cairo, March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

People walk past a banner for Egypt's army chief, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, in downtown Cairo, March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
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People walk past a banner for Egypt's army chief, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, in downtown Cairo, March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

People walk past a banner for Egypt's army chief, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, in downtown Cairo, March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh

People walk past a banner for Egypt's army chief, Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, in downtown Cairo, March 24, 2014. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh
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