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President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi
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President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi

The Eighth President of Egypt

Biography

Biography

Name: Abdel Fattah Saeed Hussein Khalil El-Sisi

Birth Date: November 19, 1954

Birth Place: El-Gamaleya, Cairo, Egypt

Marital Status: Married

Spouse: Entissar Ahmed Amer

Children: Moustafa, Mahmoud, Hassan and Aya

Education

Education

• Received his elementary education from El-Bakri School (1962-1968).
• Received his preparatory education from El-Selehdar School (1968-1971).
• Received his secondary education from the Military Air Force High School (1971-1974).
• Graduated from the Egyptian Military Academy on April 1, 1977 (batch no. 69).

 

Military Education

Military Education

  1. Graduated from the Egyptian Military Academy on April 1, 1977
  2. Master’s degree in Military Science from Command and Staff College, 1987
  3. Master’s degree in Military Science from Joint Services Command and Staff College, United Kingdom, 1992
  4. Fellowship of the Higher War College, Nasser Higher Military Academy (NHMA), Egypt, 2003
  5. Fellowship of US Army War College, United States, 2006

Command Positions

Command Positions

  1. Commander of 509th Mechanized Infantry Battalion
  2. Egyptian Defense Attaché in Riyadh, KSA
  3. Head of Information and Security Branch, General Secretariat of the Ministry of Defense
  4. Chief of Staff of 134th Mechanized Infantry Brigade
  5. Commander of 16th Mechanized Infantry Brigade
  6. Chief of Staff of 2nd Mechanized Infantry Division
  7. Commander of 2nd Mechanized Infantry Division
  8. Chief of Staff of the Northern Military Zone
  9. Commander of the Northern Military Zone
  10. Deputy Director of Military Intelligence and Reconnaissance Department
  11. Director of Military Intelligence and Reconnaissance Department
  12. Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Minister of Defense and Military Production and First Deputy Prime Minister
  13. President of the Arab Republic of Egypt
  14. Chairman of the African Union 2019-2020

Medals and Decorations

Medals and Decorations

  1. 25th April 1982 Decoration
  2. Long Service and Good Exemplary Medal
  3. Military Duty Decoration, Second Class
  4. Distinguished Service Decoration
  5. Silver Jubilee Medal of October 1973
  6. July 1952 Revolution Golden Jubilee Medal
  7. Sinai Liberation Silver Jubilee Medal
  8. 25th January 2011 Revolution Medal
  9. Military Duty Decoration, First Class
  10. 30 June Medal
  11. Order of Shaikh Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain
  12. National Order of Merit of Guinea
  13. Order of Friendship of Peoples of Belarus
  14. Order of Zayed of Emirates
  15. Ancient Order of St. George of Germany

The President's Official Social Media Accounts

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