Archive for April, 2013

Between Bostonians and Copts: Justice Denied


One of our fellow human rights advocates, Amnesty International – Egyptian Action Group coordinator Mina Yassa compares the importance placed on justice between the U.S and Egypt in a special piece for The Australian Coptic Movement Association.

Nominate ACM’s Medhat Attia for the 2013 Humanitarian Award!


Help us win recognition  not only for Medhat’s dedication to supporting Coptic refugees who seek to escape the persecution they face in their native homeland of Egypt, but also for the plight of the Copts as a whole so that we can recognise the struggles of the Coptic minority in Egypt who face daily hardships, […]

Politicians join Copts in solidarity at ACM rally


On Sunday, 14th April 2013, Australia’s Coptic Community descended on Martin Place, Sydney CBD to show their support for the persecuted Copts of Egypt and demand the immediate cessation of attacks on minorities.

Assyrians in Australia March in Support of Egyptian Copts


  Sydney — Hundreds of persons gathered at Martin Place in Sydney on Sunday 14 April 2013, to protest the continuous persecution of Egypt’s indigenous Christians.

Up to 2000 people attend Coptic protest in Sydney

amateur photo for brief statement

    Australia’s Copts protest and call for Australian Government to act in Egypt  

Update on Australian Coptic Movement’s Coptic Rally


ACM’S Supporters and Sydney’s Copts take to the street to make their voices heard and to protest Anti-Coptic violence      

Australian Govt must make urgent protests to the President of Egypt


  Statement by Rev Hon Fred Nile, National President; Christian Democratic Party on the Violent Attacks on Coptic Christians in Egypt.    



  Media Statement from Leader of the Opposition, The Hon. Tony Abbott MHR, regarding the Anti-Coptic Violence in Egypt.    

ACM Statement regarding Sydney Rally


The Australian Coptic Movement Association, in cooperation with the City of Sydney and NSW Police, have organised a rally to be held in Sydney to stand shoulder to shoulder with Egypt’s persecuted Copts.

Foreign Minister Bob Carr’s Media Release


  Foreign Minister Bob Carr today expressed the Australian Government’s concern about recent sectarian violence in Egypt.    

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