Salafist Call

The Salafist Call (Arabic: الدعوة السلفية‎ or (Ad-Da'wa As-Salafiya)) is a Salafi organization in Egypt that was established in 1984.[1] It established the Nour Party in 2011,[2] which won the second-highest number of seats in the 2011–2012 Egyptian parliamentary election.[3] Yasser Al Borhamy is the vice president of the organization, while Mohamed Abdel Fattah Abu Idris is the president.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Yasser Borhami". Ahram Online. 19 November 2011. Retrieved 6 May 2014.
  2. ^ "Nour's Salafist splinter group forms new party". Ahram Online. 1 January 2013. Retrieved 6 May 2014.
  3. ^ "Islamist Al-Nour Party backs Al-Sisi". Daily News Egypt. 4 May 2014. Retrieved 5 May 2014.
  4. ^ "Salafi Calling old guards re-elected". Daily News Egypt. 26 July 2015. Retrieved 26 July 2015.