Posts Tagged ‘Mubarak’

Egypt’s Christian leader calls for end of sit-in

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Christian protesters disregarded a call by their faith’s top Egyptian leader to end a weeklong sit-in in front of a government building on the Nile, remaining in place Sunday, a day after a mob attacked them and their supporters, injuring 78.

Muslims and Coptic Christians Clash Again in Egypt

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Muslims and Coptic Christians clashed with bullets, rocks and Molotov cocktails here for the second time in seven days on Saturday night, sending at least 55 people to the hospital, officials with Egypt’s Interior Ministry said.

Letter to AUSCMA from the Dept. Foreign Affairs

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Click here to read: Letter From Foreign Affairs to the Australian Coptic Movement

Muslims protest Coptic Christian governor in Qena

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Thousands of mostly Muslim protesters swelled through the streets of the Egyptian city of Qena on Friday to demonstrate against the recent appointment of a new Coptic Christian governor.

The return of the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt

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Nearly three months after the fall of Mubarak, Egypt remains in a state of crisis. A newly emerged, de facto political alliance between the governing Army Council and the Muslim Brotherhood is posing a dire threat to the youthful forces of secular, democratic pluralism, in which so many Western hopes had been invested.

13 killed in clashes between Copts and Muslims in Egypt

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Egypt suffered the deadliest unrest since President Hosni Mubarak’s ouster when clashes Wednesday between Muslims and Coptic Christians left 13 dead and 140 injured.

Egypt’s attorney general forbids Mubarak from leaving country

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Egypt’s attorney general issued an order Monday freezing the assets of former President Hosni Mubarak and his family and prohibiting them from leaving the country.

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

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