The Copts (10% of Egypt’s population) are the descendants of a long line of ancient Egyptians who later converted to Christianity.
The three brothers were working in an agricultural field at the moment of their death.
Several Coptic monasteries in Egypt are facing renovation and reopening issues, including Saint Paul’s monastery near the Red Sea.
As the Egyptian national soccer team progressed through the African Cup of Nations, soccer fever once again gripped the nation.
Sumela Monastery was established in approximately 386 AD and forcibly abandoned.
Facebook claims to have received complaints from people who objected to the advert.
When some Coptic students refused to remove their jewelry, they were beaten up by fellow students and their teachers.
A decade of instability and violence has left Libya a country shattered by competing armed groups, terrorists and militias.
Coptic Christian prayer hall was demolished in Egypt, on the 7th of September.