Yet another young Coptic Christian girl, Sabrine Mushir, has been kidnapped in Egypt, from the village of Dalga. Coptic activists are complaining that not a single person from among the authorities and security apparatus has done a single thing to try to find the hapless girl, adding “If this was the daughter of one of the local authorities, she would have been retrieved in seconds.”
Lindsay Vessey, Director of Advocacy & Development of Coptic Solidarity, was guest on ‘Vocal Point’ program, on January 8, to talk about Copts in Libya. Hear the interview:
Coptic Nativity icon by Hertfordshire-based iconographer Fadi Mikhail
The President of the International Union of Muslim Scholars, Yusuf al-Qaradawi, blasted Arab countries and, in particular, Qatar and Saudi Arabia for celebrating Christmas. He accused them of ignorance and stupidity:
Coptic Solidarity 2014 Conference
The Annual Conference was held in Washington, D.C. on June 26-28, 2014.