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Major General Hāshim Āmna visited Coptic Orthodox Pope Tawāḍrūs II, Pope of the Church of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Marc – at the Monastery of Saint Bīshūy in Wādi al-Naṭrūn. The Governor presented the Beheira Governorate shield to the Pope and expressed his congratulatory...
A security campaign that was held by the general security section in the Ministry of Interior has led to the death of Takfiris , destroying three houses and 3 tunnels and seven huts in Rafah and Shaykh Zuwayid.
Fr. Istafanous Shihātah priest of the Samalūt Diocese has opened the Church of Saint Karas in Ma’sarah, Minya.
Yāssir Farahāt, a Copt who lives in Qawsy District, Faiyum, has appealed for the help of the Minister of Interior and the National Security Apparatus.
Copts in Qawsiyah District, Assuit, have made an appeal to the Minister of Interior to save them from thugs who threaten and terrorize them.
General Muhammad Ibrahim, Minister of Interior,  held a closed meeting with a church delegation to discuss the crisis of Jabal al- Tāyr in Minya.
National Security personnel have revealed a list of public figures to be assassinated in a mosque in Nasr City, Cairo.
  A blast caused by a high explosive device caused the death of 3 Vietnamese tourists and their Egyptian tour guide, yesterday. The improvised explosive device, that was implanted near a wall on the Maryūṭiya street in Guiza, blasted when the bus carrying Vietnamese tourists was crossing the road....
In a horrific massacre between the families of the Nubian Dābūdiah family and the Bani Hilāl tribes in Aswan left 22 dead mostly from the Banī Hilāl and 32 injured, some of which are in a critical condition. Ten houses got burnt. Mustafá Yusrī, the governor of Aswan, and General Hassan al- Suhājy,...
A recent disclosure scandal revealed the existence of a “Controlling Apparatus of Foreign Publications and Press” that checks whether foreign books and newspapers contain any unseemly and inappropriate content, with headquarters at Tala‘at Harb in Cairo Downtown. 
Sufī Shaykhs argue about whether or not to celebrate the Mawlid (translator's note: birthday celebrations of important religious figures of the past. If these religious figures were martyrs the date of martyrdom is seen is being born into eternal life) of al-Hussayn bin-Ali (626–680). The general...
The Ministry of Interior issued a statement explaining the reasons why the officers at the Cairo airport did not allow a delegation of Human Rights Watch to enter into Egypt. 
Egypt’s Ministry of Interior prepared for the upcoming Palm Sunday, Holy Week, and Easter to secure and update exceptional security measures. According to security sources, 400 officers from different departments and divisions of the Ministry were assigned to secure about 2500 churches and their...
Abstract: There is an urgent need for more fieldwork in Muslim-Christian relations in Egypt.  Too much reporting on these issues is either ideologically motivated or supported by insufficient data.  Dutch sociologist Cornelis Hulsman will provide examples from his work, including the conversion of...
Security agencies in Minyā have intensified security measures in the city of Banī Mazār, north of Minyā, in preparation for the opening of the Evangelical church, which was destroyed by extremist groups following the dispersion of the Muslim Brotherhood’s sit-ins in Cairo and Giza in 2013. 
  Egyptian high-ranking security source said on Thursday that indications have been monitored of the intention of the military wing of the Qatar-Turkey-funded terrorist group, the Muslim Brotherhood to escalate the terrorist operations during the current period in its strife to destroy the pillars...
Security forces of the Egyptian governorate of Sohāj on the Nile West Bank tightened their security measures around churches, mosques and monasteries in various villages and cities of the governorate in preparation for the Coptic Orthodox Christmas.
During the European –Arab Conference, “The Contribution of Religious Minorities to Society”; launching event of the academic exchange program between the University of Vienna and higher education institutions in Lebanon and t

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