Tag: Egypt

A Coptic Christian woman was violently attacked by a radical Muslim in Egypt

ICC ties this attack to others that have taken place across Egypt in recent months.

A Muslim mob attacked a group of Christians in Egypt

Local authorities assigned a security force to protect the church, but it was overwhelmed by the sheer scale of the mob.

The man who stabbed a Coptic priest in Egypt has been sentenced to death

The Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Alexandria declared the murdered priest a martyr.

Coptic Christian brutally murdered by a known radical

Violence like this against Christians in Egypt has increased recently.

A Coptic Christian has been shot over 20 times in Egypt

A second person, Sherif Rashad, sustained a gunshot wound and was transferred to a hospital in Alexandria.

Egyptian priest murdered after years of persecution

Egyptian Coptic priest Arsanious Wadid was killed late last week. He reportedly faced years of persecution prior to his death.

Coptic priest stabbed to death in Egypt

Coptic Christians comprise approximately 10% of Egypt’s population, which is primarily Muslim.

Coptic Christian stabbed while attempting to save son from Muslim neighbour

Locals knew of the perpetrator as one who insulted and mistreated Christians.