A group of media figures, artists and intellectuals are organizing a conference at the Journalists' Syndicate on Wednesday to denounce blasphemy laws.
The Free Egyptians Party, founded by businessman Naguib Sawiris, has clinched the biggest quota in the elections, announcing it has won 41 seats
Egyptian political parties appear to have secured a large number of individual seats contested in the country's parliamentary election runoff. Preliminary results show that parties gained over half of the 226 seats contested by individual candidates in the vote.
Thousands of Muslims from former Soviet republics have joined Islamic State and other jihadist groups, posing a home threat to already unstable countries
Police complacency toward the kidnapping of Coptic Christians in Egypt has fostered a climate of impunity, according to a Christian persecution charity.
Coptic Solidarity 2015 Conference
The Annual Conference was held in Washington, D.C. on June 11-13, 2015.