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SITE: Wanted Egyptian Militant Urges Jihad Against Sissi

One of Egypt's most wanted men, a former special forces officer turned Islamist militant commander, has condemned President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi and called for a holy war against his government. An audio message attributed to Hisham al-Ashmawy, who security officials suspect masterminded the recent car bomb assassination of Egypt's top prosecutor, said the country is "overpowered by the new pharaoh" Sissi. Ashmawy is part of a small but highly dangerous succession of...

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