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Egypt Vote Is a Sign of Arab Winter

Egypt Vote Is a Sign of Arab Winter

IT ONLY LOOKS LIKE AN ELECTION. SOURCE: STR/AFP/GETTY IMAGES OCT 19, 2015 By Noah Feldman |  Bloomberg view Feel the chill in the air? Winter is coming to the Arab world, with no end in prospect. The meaningless Egyptian parliamentary electionsthat began Sunday set the [Read More]

Egyptian-American Mohamed Soltan Released From Egypt Jail After 2 Years: Family

Egyptian-American Mohamed Soltan Released From Egypt Jail After 2 Years: Family

  Mohammed Soltan is pushed by his father Salah during a court appearance in Cairo, Egypt on March 9, 2015.Heba Elkholy / AP file   by ELISHA FIELDSTADT / May 31, 2015 / NBC News An Egyptian-American who has been jailed in Egypt for almost two years was released and [Read More]

Pope mourns with Christians in the Middle East in Christmas letter

Pope mourns with Christians in the Middle East in Christmas letter

Syrian Christians praying in the midst of war. Reuters Ruth Gledhill 24 December 2014 / Christian Today The Pope has grieved the violence that has “ravaged and displaced” so many hundreds of thousands of Christians inthe Middle East. In a special Christmas [Read More]

Reported Islamist Plot Against Queen Underscores Security Threat

Reported Islamist Plot Against Queen Underscores Security Threat

Queen Elizabeth II attends the opening of the Flanders’ Fields Memorial Garden on November 6, 2014 in London. Four men arrested yesterday in Britain planned a knife attack on the U.K. monarch, The Sun said today without attribution. Photographer: John Stillwell [Read More]

US Looks Forward to Working with Egypt’s Abdel Fattah al-Sisi: White House

US Looks Forward to Working with Egypt’s Abdel Fattah al-Sisi: White House

File photo: Abdel Fattah al-Sisi NDTV, World | Agence France-Presse | Updated: June 04, 2014  Washington:  The United States said Wednesday it looks forward to working with the government of Egyptian president-elect Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, while urging him to carry out [Read More]

3 Gulf Countries Pull Ambassadors From Qatar Over Its Support of Islamists

3 Gulf Countries Pull Ambassadors From Qatar Over Its Support of Islamists

(Photo Credit: C-spanvideo.org) By DAVID D. KIRKPATRICK MARCH 5, 2014  /  The New York Times CAIRO — Tensions between Qatar and neighboring Persian Gulf monarchies broke out Wednesday when Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain withdrew their ambassadors [Read More]

UAE Jails 30 Islamists

UAE Jails 30 Islamists

FILE – A justice symbol monument in front of a mosque in Ras al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, July 2, 2013. Phillip Walter Wellman, January 21, 2014  /  Voice of America ABU DHABI — The UAE’s State Security Court has sentenced 30 defendants to up to five years [Read More]

Egypt Calls on Arab Countries to Blacklist the Brotherhood

Egypt Calls on Arab Countries to Blacklist the Brotherhood

Muslim Brotherhood protestor holds picture of ousted president Mohammed Morsi (Reuters) Egypt, which has blacklisted the Muslim Brotherhood, urges other members of the Arab League to follow suit. By Elad Benari, December 31, 2013  /  Arutz Sheva Egypt, which has [Read More]

Syria: the end of Christian civilization?

Syria: the end of Christian civilization?

The Voice of Russia, December 18, 2013 The ousting of Christians from the countries of the Middle East is a sore spot of the modern world. Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Egypt and Syria are in the midst of a civil war – these are only some of the countries where Christian [Read More]

Italy convicts abducted Egypt cleric Abu Omar

Italy convicts abducted Egypt cleric Abu Omar

Abu Omar has been in Egypt since resurfacing after his 2003 abduction (Credit: AP) BBC News, 6 December 2013 An Egyptian cleric abducted in Italy as part of the CIA’s “extraordinary rendition” programme has been convicted of terrorism charges by a Milan [Read More]

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For America’s Copts, an agonizing watch and wait amid Egyptian chaos

For America’s Copts, an agonizing watch and wait amid Egyptian chaos

By Alex Zietlow – The Washington Times – Wednesday, June 21, 2017 The Starbucks in the heart of George [Read More]

Michael Meunier, President of the U.S. Copts Association Speak to International Affairs Professionals about the Copts

Michael Meunier, President of the U.S. Copts Association Speak to International Affairs Professionals about the Copts

For more information, please visit: https://www.meetup.com/ypiadc/events/241400521/ The YPIA, MENA committee is [Read More]

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]