Hassan Al-Banna's assassination fueled rage in the members of the brotherhood worldwide suppression of the Egyptian Islamic Jihad
resulted in its mergence to Osama's Al-Qaeda and now the suppression of Al-Qaeda has brought before Pakistan a band of zealots the Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP).
Some members of the Egyptian Islamic Jihad
have already expressed their anger, a few months ago, at Morsi for his failure to prosecute well-known officers of the security services complicit in the use of torture against their members.
Zawahiri, who belonged to the militant Egyptian Islamic Jihad
group and is believed to be hiding in Afghanistan or Pakistan, criticized Morsi's Muslim Brotherhood movement for going soft on applying strict Islamic law.
He emerged as a senior figure in Egyptian Islamic Jihad
and followed Zawahiri when he merged the movement with al-Qaeda in the 1990s.
Muhammad Jamal Abu Ahmad -- a former member of the Egyptian Islamic Jihad
, who was freed from prison in March 2011 following the ouster of Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak -- was captured in the past week, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing unnamed US officials.
Egyptian Islamic Jihad
, along with AI Qaeda support, coordinated truck bombings of U.
He is the son of an upper middle class Egyptian family of doctors and scholars but went on to found Egyptian Islamic Jihad
, which eventually merged with al-Qaeda in 1998.
He helped found the Egyptian Islamic Jihad
terror group and was jailed for three years after assassins gunned down the country's president, Anwar Sadat, in 1981.
The men he brought to al Qaeda from his own Egyptian Islamic Jihad
group proved to be the instruments that drove al Qaeda's international push.
This controversial and arbitrary decision by Zawahiri further divided the group and was opposed by founder of Egyptian Islamic Jihad
in Pakistan Imam al-Sherief (aka Dr.
Al-Adel is thought to be affiliated with the Egyptian Islamic Jihad
They are suspected of having links with the Egyptian Islamic Jihad
and Algerian GIA, both allied to al-Qaeda.