Egypt’s president: Lack of ‘justice’ fueling extremism

Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah Sissi, who has led a massive crackdown on Islamists, says the fight against extremism in the region must go hand-in-hand with pursuing greater “freedom, equality and justice.” Sissi spoke Friday at a regional World Economic Forum conference in Jordan. He says extremism increases because of “desperation, regression of values of justice.”



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