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Websites connected to ISIS reported that the organization’s fighters had kidnapped and slaughtered 21 Egyptian Christians in Libya. They said the kidnappings came as revenge for Muslim women who were exposed to persecution at the hands of "the Copts in Egypt." The extremist organization specified...
Prime Minister Ibrāhīm Mahlab and Interior Minister General Muhammad Ibrāhīm accompanied Egypt’s President ‛Abd al-Fatāh al-Sīsī on a visit to Saint Mark’s Cathedral in Cairo to offer their condolences to Pope Tawādrūs II for the deaths of the Egyptian martyrs in Libya at the hands of ISIS. Mahlab...
The Council of Egypt’s Churches announced, with great sorrow, the death of 21 Egyptian martyrs in Libya on account of their religious identity and offered condolences to their families. The Council demanded that the international community act quickly to save the remaining Christians of Libya and...
Al-Azhar which has resisted and persecuted those who have attempted to reform Islam since the end of the 19th century, is now being called upon by Egypt’s president to do what they have long suppressed:. reforming Islam. The response of the shaykhs of al-Azhar has been to announce conferences and...
Egypt’s foreign ministry condemned yesterday’s attacks in the Danish city of Copenhagen which targeted a coffee shop and a synagogue and resulted in the deaths of two civilians. A Swedish artist attending a seminar on free speech hosted in the coffee shop was among the dead. The artist had...
Doctor Muhammad Mukhtār, Egypt’s Minister of Religious Endowments, said "there is no doubt that the enemies of religion, Egypt, and the Arab people are working to fragment the Arab world through every means: either through feeding radicalism, terrorism, and the extremism that leads to such. This...
Bishop Yūhnā Qutla, representative of the Patriarch of the Catholic Church in Egypt, said in an interview with ONTV that Egypt authorities had performed their role to the best of their abilities concerning the crisis of the kidnaped Egyptians in Libya. He added that the situation in Libya is not...
Financial Times: "ISIS wants to fuel religious discord in Egypt" The British newspaper, the Financial Times, wrote that the Islamic State (Dā‛ish) is purposefully planting the seeds of sectarian discord in the region. The newspaper added that Dā‛ish would rejoice in the event that Muslim...
American President: Muslims in Egypt have protected churches with their lives During a speech at a conference in Washington DC on combatting extremism, US President Barack Obama said, "we cannot let extremist [takfīrī] organizations destroy our societies." He asked nations to call for understanding...
American Colonel to CNN: Hidden messages in the video of the slaughter of Copts and ISIS erred in bringing Egypt into the conflict…ground intervention is necessary Military expert and retired colonel in the US Army, Peter Manūr said in an interview with CNN that ground forces need to be sent to...

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