The United States of America together with a number of European countries closed on Sunday their embassies and announced an emergency state to counter potential threats from al-Qaeda and Jihadist groups. They even warned their citizens against traveling to Arab countries.
The spread of global terrorism
The foreign officials who have visited Egypt did not come to help Egypt stabilize but to make sure that their strategic interests in the region are safe.Hassan Tahsin
The terrorist groups were few and did not have enough resources while most of them worked inside the countries where they were established. But when al-Qaeda turned against the United States, terrorism has become a real danger that threats international security.