الأحد , يونيو 14 2020

Croatia fears for Egypt hostage

Tomislav Salopek

Tomislav Salopek had been working in Egypt for the French geoscience company CGG

Croatia says it fears the worst for one of its nationals abducted in Egypt but cannot confirm he has been beheaded by militants affiliated to Islamic State.

Prime Minister Zoran Milanovic addressed the nation following claims by an Egyptian jihadist group to have killed Tomislav Salopek.

A photo purporting to show his body was posted on Twitter by a user associated with the jihadist group Sinai Province

It earlier threatened to kill him unless Egypt freed jailed Muslim women.

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