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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]

Middle East Updates / U.S. drone strikes kill at least 10 suspected Al-Qaida fighters in Yemen

Middle East Updates / U.S. drone strikes kill at least 10 suspected Al-Qaida fighters in Yemen

Egyptian security forces take part in a military operation to demolish buildings in the Egyptian city of Rafah, near the Gaza border. October 29, 2014. Photo by AFP By Haaretz | Nov. 4, 2014 ISIS releases 93 Syrian Kurds captured in February; At least five killed in eastern [Read More]

Militants claim to behead 4 in Sinai

Militants claim to behead 4 in Sinai

Screenshot of a video reportedly of Sinai based militant group Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis beheading four people (screenshot from YouTube) Joel Gulhane  /    August 28, 2014  /   Daily News Egypt Ansar Beit Al-Maqdis claims to have beheaded four men it claims gave [Read More]

Egypt plans to dig new Suez Canal costing $4 billion

Egypt plans to dig new Suez Canal costing $4 billion

A fisherman travels on a boat with his family across the Suez canal near Ismailia port city, northeast of Cairo May 1, 2014. Credit: Reuters/Amr Abdallah Dalsh By Oliver Holmes and Stephen Kalin, CAIRO Tue Aug 5, 2014 (Reuters) – Egypt said on Tuesday it plans to [Read More]

21 Egyptian soldiers killed in rocket attack in Al-Wadi Al-Gedid

21 Egyptian soldiers killed in rocket attack in Al-Wadi Al-Gedid

Egyptian border guards (Photo: AP) Ahram Online, July 20, 2014 Rocket-propelled grenades reportedly used in attack on military checkpoint in southern Egypt Militants attacked a military checkpoint in Al-Wadi Al-Gedid governorate in southern Egypt on Saturday, killing 21 [Read More]

EIGHT KILLED, 27 WOUNDED IN EGYPT’S SINAI ATTACKS

EIGHT KILLED, 27 WOUNDED IN EGYPT’S SINAI ATTACKS

Daily Sabah / Published : 14.07.2014 CAIRO –  Eight people, including a child, were killed and 27 others wounded in a series of attacks late Sunday in North Sinai province. In a statement, the Egyptian Interior Ministry said a mortar shell had hit the market area in the [Read More]

Egypt arrests alleged ‘terrorist’ who fought in Syria

Egypt arrests alleged ‘terrorist’ who fought in Syria

A man walks past the police near the site of a series of explosions in front of Cairo University. (File photo: Reuters) CAIRO Sun Apr 13, 2014  /  Reuters (Reuters) – Egypt has arrested a veteran of the Syrian civil war on suspicion of planning terrorist acts inside [Read More]

Army spokesperson: Six extremists killed in Sinai raid Wednesday

Army spokesperson: Six extremists killed in Sinai raid Wednesday

Al-Masry Al-Youm, February 20, 2014     Armed Forces spokesperson Ahmed Ali wrote on his Facebook account that the Second Field Army forces raided on Wednesday 19 February a number of terrorist hotbeds in the cities of Be’r al-Abd, Aris and Rafah. The raid [Read More]

At least four dead in blast targeting tourist bus

At least four dead in blast targeting tourist bus

A picture taken on February 16, 2014 show the wreckage of a tourist bus at the site of a bomb explosion in the Egyptian south Sinai resort town of Taba.(AFP PHOTO / STR) Basil El-Dabh  /   February 16, 2014  /   Daily News A fatal explosion in Sinai kills three Korean [Read More]

Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis responsible for Friday gas pipeline blast

Ansar Bayt al-Maqdis responsible for Friday gas pipeline blast

Egypt Independent, January 19, 2014 An Islamist extremist group has claimed responsibility for the Friday blast that hit a natural gas pipeline in the Sinai Peninsula. Unidentified assailants had attacked the pipeline feeding cement factories at the industrial zone 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]