24 January 2014

Egypt: Awqaf Minister Calls Attack On Cairo Police HQ "Treason"

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The terrorist attack on Cairo Police headquarters earlier Friday is an act of treason, Awqaf Minister Mohamed Mokhtar Gomaa said. He called for inflicting the toughest penalty on whoever supports or incites terrorism.

Egypt is running out of patience, Gomaa told MENA, warning that national security is a red line that should never be crossed.

He made it clear that his ministry will fire any employees who incite or even hint at violence.

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