Egyptian President Orders Gov’t to Rehouse Christians Fleeing Sinai Violence

Sputniknews - 26/2/17 Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sisi has ordered the government to provide housing to Christians fleeing violence on the Sinai peninsula, the president's office said. CAIRO (Sputnik) — During a meeting with senior government officials, the president also told the heads of Egyptian security services to "fight back against attempts to undermine stability in Egypt ...

Daesh Claims Responsibility for Attack on Cairo’s Coptic Cathedral

Sputniknews - 15/12/16 Daesh terrorist group claimed responsibility for an attack on Cairo Coptic Church Complex that killed dozens of people, Al Arabiya TV channel reported on Tuesday. CAIRO (Sputnik) — A strong blast hit the Coptic Christian cathedral complex in Cairo on Sunday, killing 25 people and wounding 49. This is the worst attack on Coptic ...

Egypt Ties Attack on Coptic Church to Muslim Brotherhood in Qatar

Sputniknews - 15/12/16 The Egyptian Ministry of Interior suspects members of the Muslim Brotherhood who fled to Qatar of involvement in the terror attack on a Coptic church that killed 25 people, it said on Tuesday. MOSCOW (Sputnik) — According to preliminary investigation, the attack was organized by 30-year-old Mohab Qassem, who traveled to Qatar in 2015 ...

Egyptian President Names Suicide Bomber Who Attacked Coptic Cathedral

Sputniknews - 13/12/16 The Sunday terrorist attack on St. Mark's Cathedral in Cairo left more than 20 people dead. CAIRO (Sputnik) — The deadly attack in a Coptic cathedral complex in Cairo was staged by a suicide bomber, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Sisi said on Monday. "The terrorist attack on the church was carried out by 22-year-old Mahmoud Mostafa Shafiq. The terrorist was wearing ...

Will the Terrorization of Egypt’s Christians “Never Stop”?

Raymond Ibrahim - Gatestone Institute- June 2016 Originally published by Gatestone Institute under the title, “Egypt: New Attacks on Christians.” In a chronically familiar scene, angry, rioting Muslims in Egypt burned down around 80 Christian homes on June 17. In the words of one of the victims, Moses Zarif, On Friday afternoon, after noon prayers, a large number of Muslims gathered ...