Posts Tagged ‘coptic human rights’

Coptic Priest killed in Assiut

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According to Church sources, the Australian Coptic Movement (ACM) has been informed that Fr. Dawood Botros, priest of the Prince Tadros El-Shatby in Shatb, Assiut, was found dead in his home.

Egyptian Armed Forces Demolish Fences Guarding Coptic Monasteries

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Egyptian armed forces this week demolished fences surrounding ancient Coptic monasteries, leaving them vulnerable to attacks by armed Arabs, robbers and escaped prisoners, who have seized the opportunity of the state of diminished protection by the authorities in Egypt to carry out assaults and thefts.

Muslims Abduct Coptic Christian Woman in Egypt

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(AINA) — Muslims broke into the home of a Coptic family this afternoon and abducted their 18-year-old daughter Nesma Sarwat.

At least 365 civilians killed in Egypt’s protests: official

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CAIRO, Feb. 16 (Xinhua) — Egyptian Health Minister Ahmad Sameh Hosni Fareed said Wednesday that at least 365 people were killed and 5,500 others were wounded in the protests that forced President Hosni Mubarak to resign, according to the state TV.

Kevin Rudd Meets With HG Bishop Suriel

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Australia’s foreign minister, the Hon. Kevin Rudd today met with HG Bishop Anba Suriel

Hosni Mubarak’s estimated $70 billion fortune makes him richer than Carlos Slim and Bill Gates

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Bill Gates … the Microsoft founder could well have $17 billion less than Hosni Mubarak.

Final hours of leader’s humiliating downfall

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Egyptian soldiers surround a few protesters remaining in Cairo’s Tahrir Square after the military took control of the country when Hosni Mubarak quit at the weekend.

Opposition Leader Tony Abbott makes an official statement

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Opposition Leader Tony Abbott makes an official statement regarding the resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak.

Australian Egyptians Celebrate

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Australia Celebrates The jubilation in the streets of Egypt was mirrored in celebration in Australia

Sydney shows solidarity with Egypt

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Joy … Australian Egytian Perihan Salam celebrates Hosni Mubarak’s departure at Town Hall.   Photo: Jacky Ghossein

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