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In country after country, the hallmarks of democracy are being dangerously subverted and co-opted by powerful elites.
Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, who recently resigned as the leader of Egypt’s army to run for president, dispelled any notion of reconciliation with the ousted Muslim Brotherhood during an interview Monday.
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