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Wednesday, 2 January 2019

El Sisi establishes anti-sectarian violence committee

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has ordered the establishment of a committee to fight sectarian violence, according to a decree published in the Official Gazette (pdf). The committee, which is mandated with drafting a strategy to prevent and confront terrorist attacks against minorities, will be led by military and military intelligence representatives, as well as officials from the Administrative Control Authority and homeland security.

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