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Rev. Būlus Halīm, the Spokesman for the Coptic Orthodox Church, reaffirmed the Church’s opposing position on Copts trips to Jerusalem, reiterating that the ban has not changed over the course of time. 
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ”UNESCO” adopted a resolution that refers to Temple Mount area as Al-Aqsa Mosque / Al-Haram Al Sharif (noble sanctuary) ignoring Jewish ties to its holy religious site In Jerusalem’s Old City. 
Israeli newspapers revealed the discovery of a rare amulet bearing the name of the Egyptian ruler Thutmose III, Pharaoh of the Eighteenth Dynasty who reigned from 1479 – 1425 BCE. The amulet was discovered at the Temple Mount Sifting Project located in Jerusalem.
Despite the ban by the Egyptian Coptic Church, about 5000 Christians made their way to Jerusalem in the past few days for the pilgrimage to the holy land, which lasts for 11 days.
At least 5,000 Coptic Orthodox Christians plan to travel to Jerusalem this year to undertake a pilgrimage to the Holy places, despite the unchanged declared position of the Egyptian Orthodox Church that rejects any form of normalization with Israel.
On February 27, Pope Tawadros II, Coptic Orthodox Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark, will disclose the name of the new metropolitan archbishop of Jerusalem, and enthrone him on the same day.
Egyptian MP `Abd Al-Rahīm `Ali praised the Egyptian Church for  its positive and effective cooperation with all of the African countries in general and with the Nile Basin countries in particular. 
Led by Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark, Egyptian bishops and priests from congregations in the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Oman and Qatar have held their first conference entitled "Challenges facing Gulf priests and their wives”.  The three-day...
Counselor Ahmad Abu Zaid, spokesman of Egypt's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said yesterday that talks held between the minister Sāmeh Shukri and Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed several issues related to bilateral relations between the two countries, including anti-terror...
Jamāl al-Shobaki, Palestine ambassador to Egypt and its permanent representative at the Arab League, attended today the ceremonial consecration of the new Coptic Orthodox Metropolitan Archbishop for Jerusalem, Bishop Theodor al-Antūni who was enthroned by Patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church...


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