CAIRO: Defense Minister Field Marshal Abdel Fatah al-Sisi added more speculation to his possible candidacy in the upcoming presidential elections during a Tuesday ceremony at the Egyptian Military Academy.
When commenting on his potential candidacy in the presidential elections, Sisi said no one can ignore the will of the Egyptian people or turn his back on their desires.
Sisi also said the Armed Forces are dedicated to their country and are willing to sacrifice anything for the Egyptian people.
There are many tasks that must be completed regarding the challenges currently facing Egypt, said Sisi, adding that anyone who runs for president has many responsibilities ahead of them.
Sisi called on all Egyptians to unite in order to confront any threats or dangers facing Egypt, adding that the success of Egypt is not connected to any figure alone, it only relies on Egyptians’ will to build their future.
Originally published in Youm7.