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Diana Sakakini [Diana al-Sakākīnī] was born in Milan, Italy, from the prestigious al-Sakākīnī family of Christian Syrian origins that has left indelible marks in Egypt as the majestic al-Sakākīnī Palace in Old Cairo testifies. She was educated in Italy but later returned to Egypt where her parents...
  Pope Tawāḍrūs II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark's See, congratulated the priests and people of  Mār Jirjis Church in Sīdī Bishr area, east of Alexandria, during the celebration organized by the Church on Monday, on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the first Divine Liturgy...
A special meeting is held for the youth at the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Alexandria. Many clerics will be present, amongst them Pope Tawāḍrūs II.
In an effort to spread a moderate Islam by protecting and distancing minors from extremist groups and ideas, the Alexandria branch of Egypt’s Ministry of Endowments launched the initiative from inside the Madrasa of the Raḥmān Mosque at Sīdī Bishr, eastern of the north-east coastal city, with the...
The Alexandria Criminal Court ruled to sentence ʿĀdil Abū al-Nūr Sulaymān", also known as ”ʿĀdil ʿAsaliyya” to death for slaughtering the Coptic citizen Lamʿ ī Yūsuf in Alexandria.
The residents of the Montazah area in Alexandria urged the immediate intervention of Dr. Muhammad Mokhūr Jūm`a, Minister of Religious Endowments, to save the area from the flames of sectarian discord incited by followers of the Salafi movement in the area.
Nādir Marqus, a member of the General Congregation Council (the Milli Council) of the Coptic Orthodox Church in Alexandria, said that a young man breached the church of St. Mary in al-Maʿ ūrah Beach area, east of Alexandria, on Monday. The man smashed the suspended cross on its facade and the...
President ̔Abd al-Fattāh al-Sīsī today issued a presidential decree to license an Anglican church. 
Son: Makram Iskandar Nicola (currently Bishop Bīshūy, Metropolitan of Damietta and Kafr al-Shaykh of the Coptic Orthodox Church) Birthdate: July 19, 1942 National ID number: 24207191200114 Bishop Bīshūy's sister: Carmin Iskandar Nicola Birthdate: May 4, 1936 National ID number: 23605040100403 Her...
One year ago this evening Egypt was rocked by an explosion in Alexandria, killing twenty-one and injuring over 170, at the Two Saints’ Church in the Sīdī Bishr region. One year before that, at Coptic Christmas on January 7, six Christians were killed along with a Muslim security guard at a church...

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