Orla Guerin reports from Cairo at a gathering of supporters of the new president
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Does President Sisi spell a new chapter in Egypt's history?

Former army chief Abdul Fattah al-Sisi has been sworn in as Egypt's new president after winning elections in May by a landslide.

The retired field marshal overthrew President Mohammed Morsi last July.

The BBC's Orla Guerin reports from Tahrir Square in Cairo at a gathering of supporters of the new president.

  • 08 Jun 2014
Go to next video: Abdul Fattah al-Sisi - in 60 seconds