Continued Kidnapping of—and Indifference to—Coptic Christians

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.”

 

Coptic Solidarity on ‘Jerry Newcombe’ Radio Show

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:

 

 

http://www.jerrynewcombe.com/vocal-point-lindsay-vessey/

Wish You a Blessed Nativity

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Coptic Nativity icon by Hertfordshire-based iconographer Fadi Mikhail

Wishes for 2015

Coptic Solidarity wishes everybody a happy 2015 and a blessed celebration of Nativity. At the same time we turn our thoughts to the persecuted and oppressed, hoping that they would be comforted in this new year.

 

Video: Al-Qaradawi Blasts Qatar and Saudi Arabia for Celebrating Christmas

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:

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Fifth Annual Conference

Coptic Solidarity 2014 Conference

The Annual Conference was held in Washington, D.C. on June 26-28, 2014.

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CS Writing Contest

Marina Shalaby, a researcher at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy, is declared the winner of the Coptic Solidarity Writing Contest for 2014.(Click Here)

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