Last month, Islamic State (IS) attacked a group of Coptic Christians returning from a religious retreat in rural Egypt; an American citizen was among the 28 murdered. This was just the latest in a bloody two-year terror campaign that jihadists have been waging against the country’s principal religious minority. Nina Shea writes:
Will No One Stop Islamic State’s War on Egyptian Christians?
How the NGO-Terror Alliance Turned Human Rights into a Scam
Last Friday, the Israeli defense minister Benny Gantz announced the designation of six Palestinian organizations as terrorist groups due to their deep entanglements with the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), which has been committing murderous attacks since 1968. Both the EU and several European states have provided funds to the recently proscribed organizations. A decade ago, pro-Israel activists even supplied the European Union with information, for a long time ignored, about the links between these groups and the PFLP. Members of one group—the Union of Agricultural Work Committees—murdered the seventeen-year-old Rina Shnerb in 2019. Jonathan Tobin writes: