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Egyptian Copts Flee ISIS Terrorists

Egyptian Copts Flee ISIS Terrorists

JERUSALEM, Israel – An estimated 30 Coptic Christian families fleeing Islamic terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula arrived in the governorate of Ismailia over the weekend. ISIS-affiliated terrorists in a group calling itself Sinai Province stepped up attacks against [Read More]

Egyptian correspondent accused of inciting strife released pending retrial

Egyptian correspondent accused of inciting strife released pending retrial

Al-Masry Al-Youm / July 20, 2014 Minya Misdemeanor Court of Appeals released on Sunday an Egyptian correspondent pending a retrial. Mohamed al-Sayyed Hegazy worked for a US satellite channel called Way TV and was convicted by a lower court of inciting sectarian sedition [Read More]

ICC rejects Brotherhood appeal to ‘probe’ Egypt

ICC rejects Brotherhood appeal to ‘probe’ Egypt

Mohamed Mursi AFP/Cairo, May 01, 2014 / By Gulf Times The International Criminal Court said yesterday it had rejected a bid by the Muslim Brotherhood of deposed president Mohamed Mursi to probe the military’s alleged crimes against humanity in Egypt. “A communication [Read More]

Coptic woman “Martyred for the Cross” – “Bpody Torn”

Coptic woman “Martyred for the Cross” – “Bpody Torn”

Mary, the latest Christian martyr to be killed in Egypt By Raymond Ibrahim, The PJ Media  /  March 30, 2014 On his Twitter account, Coptic Bishop Raphaeil, who also serves as Secretary of the Holy Synod of the Coptic Christian Church, just wrote: Oh how lucky you are, [Read More]

Why Egypt’s Christian Families Are Paying Ransoms

Why Egypt’s Christian Families Are Paying Ransoms

Kidnappings of Christians are surging. Some see signs of hope. Meanwhile, they’re collecting funds. By Jayson Casper, Christianity Today / January 08, 2014 In 2011, Nadia Makram, 13, was walking home from church near her working-class Cairo neighborhood when she [Read More]

Persecution of Christians in the Middle East is a crime against humanity

Persecution of Christians in the Middle East is a crime against humanity

Egyptian Copts are the largest community of Christians left in the Middle East. Photograph: Jack Guez/AFP/Getty Images By Tom Holland  /  theguardian.com, Sunday 22 December 2013 Prince Charles’s warning was not scaremongering. Calamity, accelerated by the Iraq war, [Read More]

Pope Urges Egyptian Christians to ‘Be Strong, Do Not Fear!’

Pope Urges Egyptian Christians to ‘Be Strong, Do Not Fear!’

– CNA The Holy Father and the Coptic Catholic Patriarch celebrated Mass together  advocating peace and reconciliation in Egypt. National Catholic Register, by ELISE HARRIS/CNA/EWTN NEWS –  December 10, 2013 VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis concelebrated his daily [Read More]

Forteen arrested for violence in Minya

Forteen arrested for violence in Minya

Al-Masry Al-Youm, November 30. 2013  Minya Security Director Osama Metwally ordered the arrest of 14 people accused of violent acts in clashes between Muslims and Copts in the villages of Badraman, Ebeid and Hawarta. Metwally held customary reconciliation sessions in the [Read More]

Conflicting narratives of Egypt’s Minya sectarian violence

Conflicting narratives of Egypt’s Minya sectarian violence

(Photo: Al-Ahram) Different stories have emerged to explain the sectarian violence that erupted in Minya on Thursday and Friday; official security sources say the conflict began with a Muslim girl found at the home of two Coptic boys  Ahram Online, Friday 29 Nov 2013 Sami [Read More]

Egyptian Muslims, Copts clash in Minya

Egyptian Muslims, Copts clash in Minya

WorldBulletin / November 29, 2013 The violence erupted in Al-Badrman village over an alleged love affair between a Coptic man and a Muslim woman, the source said.         World Bulletin / News Desk Sectarian clashes between Muslims and Copts broke out Thursday in [Read More]

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Egypt: Government must protect Coptic Christians targeted in string of deadly attacks in North Sinai

Egypt: Government must protect Coptic Christians targeted in string of deadly attacks in North Sinai

1 March 2017, 12:46 UTC The Egyptian authorities must offer urgent protection to Coptic Christians in North Sinai and [Read More]

Egyptian Copts Flee ISIS Terrorists

Egyptian Copts Flee ISIS Terrorists

JERUSALEM, Israel – An estimated 30 Coptic Christian families fleeing Islamic terrorists in the Sinai Peninsula [Read More]

Bishop Angaelos: Never Forget Your Responsibility To Preach The Good News

Bishop Angaelos: Never Forget Your Responsibility To Preach The Good News

Bishop Angaelos, General Bishop of the Coptic Orthodox Church in the United Kingdom, was joined by peers, MPs and [Read More]

The death of Turkish secularism

The death of Turkish secularism

BY SHLOMO AVINERI / Japan TImes / JUL 25, 2016 JERUSALEM – The aftermath of Turkey’s failed military coup raises [Read More]

2 dead, at least 16 injured in Fort Myers, Fla., nightclub shooting

2 dead, at least 16 injured in Fort Myers, Fla., nightclub shooting

An investigator walks near the scene of a fatal shooting at Club Blu nightclub in Fort Myers, Fla., Monday. (Kinfay [Read More]