November 2, 2018 / 3:22 PM / 18 days ago

Egypt's Sisi vows to continue campaign against militants after bus attack

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi speaks during a news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel (not pictured) at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany, October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

CAIRO (Reuters) - Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi vowed to push ahead with a campaign to crush militants after a gun attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians and offering condolences for the victims.

“I wish a speedy recovery to the injured and assert our determination to fight dark terrorism and to pursue the perpetrators,” Sisi said on his official Twitter account.

Reporting by Nadine Awadalla and Omar Fahmy, Writing by Sami Aboudi and Nadine Awadalla; Editing by Alison Williams

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