There’s one more rebellion in Egypt as thousands marched through the streets of Cairo and metropolis on Friday Sep twenty, rigorous the resignation of President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
The protesters singing “rise up, fear not, Sisi should go” and “the individuals demand the regime’s fall” were confronted by officers in civilian uniforms as they approached Cairo’s Tahrir sq., wherever mass protests that toppled Hosni Mubarak started in 2011.
The protest that took off when self-exiled Egyptian man of affairs and actor Mohamed Ali accused President el-Sisi of corruption and called on individuals to take to the streets and demand his removal, had reports of arrest and teargas getting used.
In one among the videos Ali shared on Tuesday day, he aforesaid “If el-Sisi doesn’t announce his resignation by Thursday, then the Egyptian individuals can set out to the squares on Friday in protest.”
President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has but denied claims of corruption. The protest that took off on Friday may be a rare act as unauthorised demonstrations was outlaw in Egypt in 2013 when el-Sisi, led the military as defence minister to overthrow a democratically-elected President Mohamed Morsi.