Despite the fact that Christian convert Ebrahim Firouzi should have been released from prison on 13 January after completing the term of his sentence, he continues to be held in Rajaei-Shahr prison in Karaj. According to Mohabat News, another case has been opened against him in branch 28 of the Revolutionary Courts, but no further action has been taken to date.
An official U.S. State Department transcript revealed that Georgetown University had “organized and funded” a recent trip for members of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood to the United States.
While in the United States, the Brotherhood operatives met with top State Department officials in the Obama administration.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the United Nations Security Council today condemned the terrorist attacks on towns in the northern part of Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, which killed and injured dozens of Egyptian soldiers and civilians.
Boko Haram, radical Islamist allies have destroyed 1,000 churches in past four years - Raymond Ibrahim
Muslim persecution of Christians is at a high tide — and there are grave fears of more sectarian bloodletting as millions of people in Nigeria, which is half Muslim and half Christian, vote for their national leaders next month.
Coptic Solidarity 2014 Conference
The Annual Conference was held in Washington, D.C. on June 26-28, 2014.