Salafi Muslims

Libya: Yet Another Christian Cemetery Desecrated by ‘Salafis’

June 20, 2015 Featured News

Raymond Ibrahim – June 2015 Yet another Christian cemetery in post “Arab Spring” Libya was recently desecrated by Muslim militants.   Described by witnesses as “Salafi” Muslims, the grave vandals destroyed crosses and tombstones, and dug up graves in the old Christian section of Tripoli in the early morning hours of June 3.   Security forces charged with […]

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62 Coptic Christian Families Forcibly Evicted by Salafi Muslims

February 10, 2012 Featured News
Coptic Christians demonstrating against persecution

By Asia News 10/2/2012 Salafi Muslims in the area of el-Amerya, with the complicity of the police and state authorities, set fire to Christian homes and shops, and forced several families to leave the country under the threat of further violence. On 30 January a crowd of Muslims attacked the village of Kobry- el-Sharbat for […]

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Cairo tense after religious Clashes

May 9, 2011 News

9/5/2011 Troops patrol streets as Copts camp out in Egypt’s capital, calling for justice after 12 killed in weekend clashes. Egyptian troops are out in force in central Cairo after weekend riots left 12 people dead and more than 200 injured. Clashes between Muslims and Copts have raised fears that more sectarian strife could erupt […]

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