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Minya bishop, Coptic Christians demand justice for murdered man

Minya bishop, Coptic Christians demand justice for murdered man

Bishop Macarius of Minya and Abu Qirqas praying to one of the injuries in the attack of Tahna El-Jabal village on Sunday 18 July, 2016 (Photo: courtesy of Coptic Orthodox Church Spokesperson Facebook page) Ahram Online , Monday 18 Jul 2016 Coptic officials and Minya locals [Read More]

‘Consolations are not enough’ says Minya bishop after Sunday sectarian violence

‘Consolations are not enough’ says Minya bishop after Sunday sectarian violence

Bishop Macarius of Minya Ahram Online , Tuesday 19 Jul 2016 Sunday’s attack in Minya followed May violence in which Christian houses were set ablaze and a woman was paraded naked through the streets Anger is mounting amongst Minya’s Copts after two incidents of [Read More]

Egypt’s Christians protest and pray after Christian murdered and building torched

Egypt’s Christians protest and pray after Christian murdered and building torched

A damaged home belonging to one of seven Christian families, whose houses were looted and set on fire by Muslim men, at Al-Karm village in the southern province of Minya in an earlier attack in May this year. Reuters Ruth Gledhill, CHRISTIAN TODAY CONTRIBUTING EDITOR, [Read More]

Egypt arrests 15 over arson attacks on Christian homes

Egypt arrests 15 over arson attacks on Christian homes

(Reuters/Amr Abdallah Dalsh)Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi flee from shooting in front of Azbkya police station during clashes at Ramses Square in Cairo, August 16, 2013. Egyptian police have arrested 15 people in [Read More]

World leaders visit Saudi Arabia to give condolences for late king

World leaders visit Saudi Arabia to give condolences for late king

A billboard shows a picture of Saudi Arabia’s late King Abdullah with a Quranic verse reading in Arabic: “We belong to God, and we shall return to him,” along a street in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015. (AP /Hasan Jamali) Addullah Al-Shihri [Read More]

ISIS releases 350 Yazidi captives to Iraq’s Kurdish north

ISIS releases 350 Yazidi captives to Iraq’s Kurdish north

ISIS freed about 350 members of Iraq’s Yazidi minority on Saturday, delivering them to safety in the country’s Kurdish north. (Ako Rasheed/Reuters) Almost all released were elderly, disabled, or unwell Thomson Reuters Posted: Jan 17, 2015 / CBC News ISIS freed [Read More]

Islamic State kills 25 Iraqi tribesmen near Ramadi – officials

Islamic State kills 25 Iraqi tribesmen near Ramadi – officials

(Photo Credit: www.columbian.com) REUTERS, November 22, 2014 / Euronews By Raheem Salman BAGHDAD (Reuters) – Islamic State militants have killed 25 members of a Sunni Muslim tribe during their assault on a provincial capital west of Baghdad, local officials said on [Read More]

ISIS war crimes in Iraq include mass executions, sex slavery, UN says

ISIS war crimes in Iraq include mass executions, sex slavery, UN says

A report by the UN Human Rights Office and the UN Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI) says ISIS forces have committed gross human rights violations and violence of an “increasing sectarian nature.” (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Associated Press) Report also says Iraqi [Read More]

Iraq Requests Outside Help After ISIL Seizes Nuclear Materials

Iraq Requests Outside Help After ISIL Seizes Nuclear Materials

Islamist Militants Seize Radioactive Material in Iraq Henry Ridgwell, July 10, 2014   /   Voice Of America LONDON — The Iraqi government has asked for international assistance after Sunni militants from the group the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) seized [Read More]

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi emerges from shadows to rally Islamist followers

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi emerges from shadows to rally Islamist followers

An undated image of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi distributed by the US state department. Photograph: AP Martin Chulov in Baghdad, The Guardian, Sunday 6 July 2014 Most wanted man in Middle East lays down challenge not only to Baghdad and the west but also jilted mothership al-Qaida [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]