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Egypt Independent 12 Apr 2015
A survey conducted by the Egyptian Center for Public Opinion Research (Baseera) showed that a sweeping majority of...
A Christian Orthodox worshipper attends Palm Sunday mass at St. Porphyrius Church, named after Gaza's fifth-century bishop, in Gaza City, Sunday, 8 April 2012. (AP Photo/Hatem Moussa)
AFP 11 Apr 2015
Thousands of Christian pilgrims filled Jerusalem's ancient Church of the Holy Sepulchre on Saturday for the "...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 07 Apr 2015
Coptic churches in Alexandria have started preparing for Holy Sunday by raising black curtains and flags for a week of...
AFP 05 Apr 2015
Pope Francis condemned indifference and “complicit silence” to jihadist attacks on Christians as he...
The headquarters of Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood
Egypt Independent 17 Feb 2015
The Muslim Brotherhood condemned the beheadings of 21 Coptic Egyptians by the Islamist militant group Islamic State in...
© AFP/File | Members of a brigade headed by field commander Salah Bogheib and loyal to Khalifa Haftar hold up their guns as they fight alongside Libyan army troops against Islamist gunmen in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi on December 17, 2014
 
 
 
AFP 13 Jan 2015
The Islamic State group's branch in Libya has claimed the abduction of 21 Christians, a monitor reported Monday, as...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 06 Jan 2015
The 2011 uprising that toppled former President Hosni Mubarak had a negative impact on the Coptic Christian minority,...
Hundreds of Christians and Muslims attending a celebration in Dobara Church in Garden City neighborhood, Cairo, 4 January 2013. A choir recited hymns during the ceremony.
Al-Masry Al-Youm 15 Nov 2014
A panel from the Ministry of Transitional Justice would sanction civil marriage in a draft law on Christians’...
Karima Kamal 13 Nov 2014
Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church could finally change internal familial by-laws, which currently forbid Egyptian...
Al-Masry Al-Youm 12 Nov 2014
The Minister of Transitional Justice and Parliamentary Affairs and rapporteur of the legislative reform committee ...