Egypt: Another Christian Girl Kidnapped; Indifferent Police Complain about Muslims Dying in Syria

Another Coptic Christian female was kidnapped by Muslims in Egypt earlier this week.


A 20 year old Christian was on her way to St George Church in Sohag governate in the early morning, but never returned, according to her brother during a video interview.


Muslim Man Sexually Harasses Coptic Woman to Convert to Islam and Marry Him

Lisa Nasim Basari, a 28-year-old Coptic Christian girl living with a very few remaining family in Minya province, Egypt, recently made a video descrying the advances of a Muslim man, who has been trying to pressure her to convert to Islam and marry her.


Open Letter to President El-Sisi, on the Occasion of Commemorating the Maspero Massacre

Three years after the massacre of Maspero, in which 28 innocent Copts were killed, justice remains illusive. In an open letter to president Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi, Coptic Solidarity demands that justice be finally rendered.


See letter in Arabic

Maspero Remembered Three Years Later

Few reports written on the Maspero Massacre of Oct 9-10, 2011


“Egypt: Don’t Cover Up Military Killing of Copt Protesters” , Report issued by Human Rights Watch, October 15, 2011.

Islamic State Grants ‘Non-Infidel’ Certificates

During its conquests in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State has had to come up with a method to allow all those non-Sunnis who ended up converting to Sunni Islam instead of being killed—the Christians, Yazidis, Shias, who for whatever reason remained under IS territory—to be identified as true and legitimate Muslims.


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