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Monday January 27, 2014 MYT 8:35:02 PM
Monday January 27, 2014 MYT 8:35:58 PM
CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt's top military council is discussing the public's request for army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi to run for president, the state news agency said on Monday.
Sisi, who toppled Egypt's first democratically-elected president last year, is expected to announce his candidacy for the presidency within days and to easily win elections due within six months.
(Writing by Michael Georgy; Editing by Catherine Evans)
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