Egypt's army chief hints at possible presidential bid

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Egypt's army chief Abdel-Fattah al-Sissi on Saturday made his clearest indication yet that he might stand for president, dpa reported.

"If I nominate myself, this should come after demand from the people and a mandate from the army," the online edition of state-run newspaper al-Ahram quoted al-Sissi as saying at a military ceremony.

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