Muslim Man Butchers Coptic Christian Mother and Child

By Raymond Ibrahim – Special for CS – A Muslim man butchered a Coptic Christian woman and her toddler son with a machete—“as if he were slaughtering chickens,” said eyewitnesses.  He also [...]


Policeman Sentenced to Death for Killing Two Copts in Minya

By Nader Shukry – Watani – Minya Criminal Court last week handed a death sentence to the policeman Rabie Mustafa Khalifa for shooting to death two Copts in the city of Minya some [...]


Video Footage: Policeman Kills Copts Outside Church He Was Gaurding

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Hundreds of Egyptian Christians protest at police killing

By Reuters – Hundreds of Coptic Christians on Thursday attended the burial of a father and his son who were killed by a police officer in Egypt’s Minya province, amid cries for the state to [...]


ISIS Claims Credit for Attack that Kills Christians in Egypt

By The New York Times – Declan Walsh and Mohamed Ezz Islamist gunmen killed at least seven Coptic Christian pilgrims in Egypt on Friday and wounded at least 16 in an attack later claimed by [...]


Coptic Christians Deprived of Home Worship Hall in Egypt

By Morning Star News –  Nearly a year after declaring that attacks on Christians had hit a level not seen in decades, a Coptic Orthodox bishop in Egypt continues to lament a stream of [...]


EIPR condemns the pressure exerted on ‘Dimshaw’ Copts to accept customary reconciliation And demands the trial of the attackers, compensating the victims and building a church in the village

By Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights – The Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights (EIPR) condemns the pressure exerted by state authorities on the affected Copts in the village of [...]


Authorities discontinue investigation of 2 Copts killed at Giza liquor shop

By Egypt Independent  –  Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm Giza Prosecution office on Sunday has ended investigations of the murder of two Copts at liquor shop in al-Omraniya during [...]


Egypt: Copts attacked after Facebook post showing ‘contempt of Islam’

By WorldWatch Monitor –  An attack by a Muslim mob on Copts in a village in the Egyptian governorate of Minya on Monday (9 July) has left the Coptic community holed up in their houses, [...]


Egypt: brothers shot dead ahead of Coptic Christmas

By WorldWatch Monitor –  Two brothers helping a Coptic Christian shop owner were shot dead on New Year’s Day in Giza, Greater Cairo. The men, who owned a car-parts shop next door, had been [...]