Egyptian Christians


Anti-Coup Pro-Democracy National Alliance in Minya Denounces Church Attack Tuesday

Egypt's coalition of groups and politicians opposed to the illegitimate coup mourns the death of two policemen who were gunned down at dawn Tuesday as they stood guard outside a

MB Assigns Its Young Members to Protect Churches During New Year’s Mass

Dr. Mahmoud Ghozlan, media spokesman and Executive Bureau member for the Muslim Brotherhood (MB), stated that the group has appointed youth from the MB nationwide to stand guard and protect

MB’s Freedom and Justice Party Welcomes Membership for All

Dr. Mohamed Saad Katatni from the Muslim Brotherhood's Executive Bureau and co-founder of "Freedom and Justice" has said that the party welcomes Egypt's Christians and Muslims, men and women.

Human Rights Watch Report Accuses Egypt of Discrimination

The US based Human Rights released its annual report for 2010, accusing Egypt of widespread discrimination against Christians and other religious minorities.

More than religious harmony at stake

It is the weakness of the State and its neglect of the law, which has started to be reflected in the behaviour of the public, Muslims and Copts alike.

Fierce Police and Christian Clashes in Egypt over Church Construction

Police forces in Egypt clashed with Coptic Christians over the construction of a new church today where police fired tear gas to disperse the protest in Giza, Cairo.

Egypt: Coptic man accused of rape has trial postponed

An Egyptian Coptic Christian man accused of kidnapping and raping a 12-year-old Muslim girl had his trial adjourned until next month, the official MENA news agency reported on Tuesday.