Posts Tagged ‘Christians’

Muslims ‘must embrace democracy’ says David Cameron


Muslims must embrace democracy and respect the rights of Christians around the world, David Cameron will say.    

Coptic Christians fight for place in Egypt’s political scene


Father Alfons Marzou shuffles across a complex that is home to sisters for the Catholic Missionaries of Charity, whose nuns provide medical care and food to impoverished children living amid heaps of garbage.    

Copts continue open sit-in at Maspero


Hundreds of Coptic protesters said on Thursday that they would continue their open sit in in-front of the state TV building until the Virgin and Bishop Abram Church in Ain Shams district is re-opened and the Maghagha Diocese in Minya is rebuilt.

Muslims and Coptic Christians Clash Again in Egypt


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.

Collective Punishment of Egyptian Christians For Death of Two Muslims


After the death of two Muslims on April 18 sectarian violence broke out in the southern Egyptian town of Abu Qurqas El Balad, in Minya Governorate, 260 KM south of Cairo. One Christian Copt was killed, an old woman was thrown out of her second floor balcony and ten Copts were hospitalized. Coptic homes, shops, […]

The Australian Coptic Movement (ACM) meets with the Hon Tony Abbott, Leader of the Opposition.


On Friday 25/2/11, The ACM held a meeting with the Hon Tony Abbott MP, Federal Leader of the Opposition and the Member of Warringah. The meeting, which lasted 45 minutes, revolved around the Egyptian Revolution and the Coptic predicament.  The Hon Phillip Ruddock MP, Member for Berowra and former Attorney General was also in attendance.

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