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Coptic rights activist Hānī ʿIzzat al-Masrī, condemned the statement by the spokesman of the Coptic Orthodox Church, Rev. Būlus Halīm, in which he asserted the Church's position opposing the Copts' visit to the holy sites in Jerusalem.
Responsible for presenting the history of the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral, the seat of the papacy to foreign and local visitors, Eng. Najāti Nāguī said that the legacy of National Unity is remarkable, and that it was a Coptic architect who erected the `Amru Ibn Al-`Ās Mosque around 642 AD, as well as...
Nadīr Shukrī, Spokesman of the Copts Front for Support of Egypt, warned of the development of a situation on Friday in Al-Hūsainiyya city in Al-Sharqiyya Governorate.  After a Christian man killed a Muslim girl, incitement erupted against the Copts and the incident was exploited by terrorist groups...
Church sources confirmed that Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of St. Marc has pledged his weekly sermon scheduled for tomorrow for the unity among churches of all Christian denominations in accordance with the framework set by the Egyptian Churches Council.
In recognition of the key role Egyptian women as driving force towards change and as active participant in both, the January and the June revolutions in 2011 and 2013, the National Council for Women (NCW) published a documentation on women contribution in fulfilling the road map obligations.
 The group launched by Egyptian parents, "Egyptian mothers' revolution on the school curriculum", await the response of the Minister of Education, Al-Hilāli, on demands they had submitted to cancel some parts of the mid-term curriculum so their children have enough time to study the rest.
Dr. Shurūq ʿAshūr, professor of Islamic and Christian monuments at the Future University stressed in a recent study that Egypt is home to 156 ancient churches. She said that these archaeological churches are considered to be an architectural museum.   
Professor of Economics and Political Sciences at Cairo University, Dr. Hassan Salāma, confirmed that Muslim Brotherhood (MB) and the militant Islamic group Ansār Bait al-Maqdis (Supporters of the Holy House, Jerusalem) are one entity, especially after the latter had sworn allegiance to the Islamic...
In the wake of Egypt's June 30 Revolution, 2013, specifically after July 3 of the same year, when former president Muhammad Mūrsi was deposed, relations between the European Union (EU) and the new regime in Egypt became strained. Many visits of the EU Foreign Affairs chief Catherine Ashton to Egypt...
Egypt National Water Research Center (NWRC) of the Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation (MWRI), together with Nile Research Institute for surface and groundwater, commenced to design a new atlas for water resources throughout Egypt's governorates.
In the Monday edition of Egyptian newspapers, columnists focused on a number of issues of public concern. 
Governor of South Sinai, Ahmad Fōda, said on Friday, that the new mosque erected in the old market of the city (15 million Egyptian pounds construction expenses) is a masterpiece open to the public. According to the Governor, beautification works to neighboring shops and bazaars will be completed...
Egyptian Organization for Human Rights (EOHR) submitted a memorandum to President `Abd al- Fattāh al-Sisi, calling for the restructuring of the police service in conjunction with abusive treatment of citizens by police officers.
The second roundtable discussion of “The Unseen and Untold Story of Egyptian Culture”, was held yesterday evening, Friday, in Minya's Public Library Conference Hall. The novelist Hamdi Abu Jalīl and writer `Essām Zuhairi spoke at the event, which was moderated by the writer, Sa`īd al-Kafrāwi.
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.
On March 28, 2010, I wrote an article on the importance of unity among Egypt's Christian communities, and called for the establishment of a local council for the churches of Egypt. Despite the fears of failure in the implementation, the responses to this call came positive and contrary to...
Secretary-General of Egypt's Misr Al-Qawiyya (Strong Egypt) Party, Ahmad Fawzy, said that the part makes every effort to open the public domain, clarifying that the Party is committed to peaceful opposition, as history shows that violence has never caused positive changes. 
Dalia Ziāda, director of the Liberal Democracy Institute called on media to report fairly and accurately given the very great power it [the media] to influence public opinion. She further emphasized the necessity of closing down civil society organizations that operate without a legal framework and...
Heading a delegation from Egypt's Coptic Church, Pope Tawadros II, Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the Holy See of Saint Mark, paid a visit on Wednesday, August 31 to the headquarters of Al-Azhar Al-Sharīf to extend good wishes to Grand Imam Dr. Ahmad al-Tayeb for the Feast of the Sacrifice. Dr...

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