Asharq Al-awsat English https://aawsat.com/english Middle-east and International News and Opinion from Asharq Al-awsat Newspaper http://feedly.com/icon.svg

Egypt's Ex-military Chief-of-Staff Released

Egypt's Ex-military Chief-of-Staff Released

Sunday, 22 December, 2019 - 18:15
Egypt's former military chief-of-staff Sami Anan. Egyptian media

Egypt's former military chief-of-staff Sami Anan was released from detention on Sunday almost two years after his arrest.


Anan is now at home and in good health, several sources, including family members and his office manager, were quoted as saying by news agencies.


Anan was arrested in 2018 for running for the presidential elections without permission in breach of military law.


Editor Picks

Multimedia