Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant camps following the deadly attack on Egypt’s Coptic Christians, President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has announced.
Egypt’s president also vowed to continue striking bases used to train militants and who carry out terrorist attacks in his country, regardless of the camps’ location, Reuters cited him as saying. He also reiterated that the countries financing, training and arming terrorists should not get away unpunished.
“We will not hesitate to protect our people from the evil,” he said in a televised speech on Friday.
#BREAKING Egypt forces hit jihadists after attack on Coptic Christians, says President al-Sisi
— AFP news agency (@AFP) May 26, 2017
BREAKING: Officials say Egyptian fighter jets have struck militant bases in eastern Libya in response to attack on Christians.
— The Associated Press (@AP) May 26, 2017
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