'Your papers, please' must never be heard in America
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The Obama administration is engaged in a quiet and largely fruitless effort to persuade Egypt's security services to arrest scores of terrorists who were released or escaped from prisons during the country's recent revolution.
"Jihad is one thing and it is not the same as violence," he said. "Violence is against your country, your police and your fellow people. But jihad is against the enemy of the country."
Mr. Ibrahim said his organization has rejected violence against the Egyptian state since 1997, when several prominent members of the group signed a statement announcing their view.