Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi made a strong personal intervention at the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, linking Egypt’s fight against the Muslim Brotherhood (MB) to the recent mass demonstrations in France following the Paris terror attacks of early January, and also linking economic development to the fight against terrorism.
Maiduguri, the major city in Nigeria’s northeast, came under sustained attack from Boko Haram terrorists on Sunday, and officials here called it the group’s most audacious assault on the city to date.
Libyan security source, as well as eye-witnesses, said that Egyptian Copts kidnapped by al "Daash" in Sirte, Libya, a few days ago, have been killed. The organization had announced that it captured 21 Christian Egyptians end of December, and efforts to uncscover their place of detention for almost a month failed.
Mystery surrounds the fate of 14 Egyptian Christians kidnapped by Islamic State militants in Libya
It was the early hours phone call that would save his life. As militants went from house to house, pulling Christians from their rooms, Youssef Zekry was woken suddenly.
Coptic Solidarity 2014 Conference
The Annual Conference was held in Washington, D.C. on June 26-28, 2014.