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Egypt's army chief Field Marshal Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (C) attends a meeting with Egypt's army chief of staff Lieutenant General Sedki Sobhi at Egypt's military council headquarters in Cairo January 27, 2014. Egypt's top military council gave Sisi a green light on Monday to seek election as president, a vote he is almost sure to win with Egyptians weary of turmoil unleashed by a pro-democracy uprising in 2011. apaimages/Egypt Ministry of Defence