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22. Tiff between priest, his wife in al-Marj led to his death

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22. Tiff between priest, his wife in al-Marj led to his death
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19
Date of source: 
June 28, 2011
Author: 
'Umar Hasānīn
Reviewer: 
Diana Ghali
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The al-Ni'mah al-Khayrīyah association witnessed a tiff between a priest and his wife's family which led to his death by a bullet. Preliminary investigations revealed that the suspects waited for him to finish praying then waited for him outside the association. An argument broke out, because the priest refused to spend on his wife and deserted her.

His wife's brother then shot him. Suspects were arrested.

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26. The Orthodox are angry with Protestant pastors visiting Max Michel

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26. The Orthodox are angry with Protestant pastors visiting Max Michel
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p. 5
Date of source: 
09-10-2007
Author: 
Majdi Fahmi
Reviewer: 
Ihab Shukri
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Majdī Fahmī reports on the statement of Christian men of religion about the Coptic Orthodox Church’s anger about 20 Evangelical pastors’ visit to Max Michel.

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31. Orthodox, Catholics, Protestants… Why each denomination deems the others Kafir

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31. Orthodox, Catholics, Protestants… Why each denomination deems the others Kāfir
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p. 5
Date of source: 
04-09-2007
Author: 
Majdi Fahmi
Reviewer: 
Ihab Shukri
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Majdī Fahmī discusses the differences between Christian denominations, presenting the opinions of Christian men of religion on the issue.

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15. Sectarian crisis in al-Marj

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15. Sectarian crisis in al-Marj
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p. 10
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April, 21, 2007
Author: 
Rānyā ‘Īsá
Reviewer: 
Katia Saqqa
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Sectarian tension in al-Marj, a Cairo suburb, results in a crime. Allegations of the victim’s sister assert the mistake in the forensic medical report that declared nervous shock as a cause of death. The family of the allegedly “murdered” wants revenge in the absence of an active police role.

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10. Al-Jama‘ah al-Islamiyah and the Jihad Group

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10. Al-Jamā‘ah al-Islamīyah and the Jihād Group
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05-05-2007
Author: 
Katia Saqqa
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Leaders of the Jihād Islamic group are about to issue their report on their adjusted strategies and tactics against using violence. While the majority of the group seems to approve of the amendments, some of the leaders consider the document unreliable according to possibility of having been established under pressure in prison.

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69. International Religious Freedom Report 2006 (Original in English, not edited by AWR)

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69. International Religious Freedom Report 2006 (Original in English, not edited by AWR)
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15-09-2006
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International Religious Freedom Report 2006, released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor.

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27. Sectarian problems in Izbit al-Nakhl over transforming a residential building owned by Pope Shenouda into a church

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27. Sectarian problems in Izbit al-Nakhl over transforming a residential building owned by Pope Shenouda into a church
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p. 15
Date of source: 
05-02-2007
Author: 
Manal ‘Abd al-Latif
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Mutual complaints from some Muslims and Christians due to a building.

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40. Rumors about unauthorized churches ignite sectarian tensions in al- Marj

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40. Rumors about unauthorized churches ignite sectarian tensions in al- Marj
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p. 18
Date of source: 
18-12-2006
Author: 
‘Ala’ ‘Adil
Reviewer: 
Ihab Shukri
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‘Alā’ ‘Ādil reports on a new

wave

of Muslim-Christian tension that has taken place in the district of al-Marj, north east of Cairo, after

rumors spread about building an unauthorized church in the district.

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34. Father Zakariya Butrus: I wish to return to Egypt and I do not fear arrest or murder

18. Muslim Brotherhood in power!

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18. Muslim Brotherhood in power!
Date of source: 
15-11-2006
Author: 
Shaymā´ al-Shāmī
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This press review discusses the growing

influence of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egyptian

political life, and their constant efforts to control educational

institutions, including governmental

schools. In al-Musawwar magazine, ‘Abd al-Qādir Shāhīb

linked the recent

support of some Egyptian businessmen for the "banned" group to its promising chances in the next

parliamentary elections.

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