CAIRO – 26 October 2021: Speaker of the Arab Parliament Adel al Assoumi praised President Abdel Fattah El Sisi decision to end the state of emergency nationwide.
The decision reflects Egypt's efforts to establish security and stability, and honors the great sacrifices exerted by the Egyptian fighters to combat terrorism and extremism, Assoumi said in a press release.
Revoking the state of emergency is part of efforts made by the Egyptian state to achieve development, he noted.
The decision is one of the fruits of the national strategy for human rights, which was launched by President Sisi in September, Assoumi noted.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi declared on Monday the cancellation of the extension of the state of emergency throughout the country.
“It is my pleasure to share together this moment, for which we have always striven with hard work. Egypt has become - thanks to its great people and loyal men - an oasis of security and stability in the region; hence, I decided, for the first time in years, to cancel the extension of the state of emergency throughout the country,” says President Sisi on his official Facebook page.
“This decision was has been made by Egyptians themselves over the past few years throughout their honest and sincere participation in the efforts of development and construction,” he added
“When I declare this decision, I do remember, with honor and respect, our heroic martyrs, without whom we would not have achieved safety and stability,” he continued.
“Together, we steadily move forward to a new republic, with God’s help and support. Long live Egypt, Long Live Egypt,” he said.