Sisi’s final act: Six years on, and Egypt remains unbowed

The Egyptian dictator recreated the same conditions that fuelled the first wave of the Arab Spring in 2011.His were the trembling hands and theatrical show of nerves, waiting in the wings in a side room of the presidential palace, while his bosses – then Mohamed Hussein Tantawi and Sami Anan – were being sacked as head of the army and chief of staff. He played …..more: middle east