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Egypt military head Sisi “over the moon” at 98.1% ‘yes’ vote

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Egypt military head Sisi “over the moon” at 98.1% ‘yes’ vote

Army chief praises Egyptian democracy following results of constitutional referendum

CAIRO: Egypt’s military chief General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has said he is “absolutely delighted” with the results of this week’s referendum, which saw 98.1% of the voters choose to back a new constitution.

“I honestly never expected to see these sorts of figures. I’m over the moon,” an excited Sisi said in a broadcast relayed on every TV station. “It just goes to show that Egyptians are truly ready for democratic change, especially if you send a few hundred thousand police and army officers onto the streets to stop anyone who undemocratically wants to vote the other way.”

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  1. Pharaoh Phil

    January 19, 2014 at 11:28 am

    Oh dear, here we go again, get rid of one dictator, then another and then vote in another!!!! How many times. DOH!

  2. joe mendes

    February 11, 2014 at 6:39 am

    Saddam Hussein and Hafez Assad too had elections and they got themselves 99.98 % by stuffing the ballot boxes just like this tyrant

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