Egypt’s presidential election campaign begins

Egypt’s presidential election campaign began on Saturday. The election, in which President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi is running against Mousa Mustafa Mousa, head of opposition party Al-Ghad, will take place on March 16, 17 and 18 for expatriate Egyptians in 124 countries and in Egypt on March 26, 27 and 28. Mohammed

Egypt detains aide to El-Sisi rival

CAIRO: Egypt’s military prosecution has ordered a former anti-corruption chief detained for two weeks after he suggested a sidelined presidential candidate possessed damning material against leading officials, state media reported Wednesday. Hisham Geneina had been arrested on Tuesday following his remarks in an interview published by HuffPost Arabi. Geneina had been a