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Al-Karm Copts go back on their testimony against those who burned their homes

By Nader Shukry – Watani  Just a few days before their case is seen in court, and some two weeks after the ‘lady of al-Karm’ was granted justice by court, four of the five al-Karm Copts [...]

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Saviour or dictator: Copts in Sisi’s Egypt trapped by a strongman’s balancing act

By Charlie Hoyle – The New Arab In the Coptic Cathedral of the Nativity, on the eastern edges of Cairo, security was tight as President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi reiterated his longstanding [...]

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Egypt Ushers New Year with Murderous Assaults on Christian Copts

By Raymond Ibrahim – special for CS – The New Year began with an uptick of slaughter attempts on Egypt’s Coptic Christian minority. First, on January 12, a Muslim man crept up behind [...]

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US ally imprisons Christian activist on bogus terrorism charges

By Mina Ibn Bakira – Washington Examiner – At midnight on Nov. 23, 2019, Egyptian state security broke into a young Coptic activist’s home and arrested him without a warrant, [...]

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Visiting Egypt to Promote Religious Freedom: A 101 Primer

By Coptic Solidarity Conventional wisdom teaches that it is important to visit a country like Egypt to understand the dynamics of discrimination and religious persecution. Thus, Egypt is a [...]

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Canadian MP Genuis Letter to Egypt’s Ambassador for Ramy Kamel

Garnett Genuis is the Member of Parliament for Sherwood Park–Fort Saskatchewan in Alberta, Canada. He spoke at Coptic Solidarity’s 9th Annual Conference in Washington, DC in a session [...]

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Updated: 44 Simple Questions to the Egyptian Authorities Regarding the Situation of the Copts

By Coptic Solidarity – Updated December 2019. In February 2018 Coptic Solidarity published this article (*). By way of ensuring our objectivity, we have reviewed the current situation. [...]

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Coptic Woman Granted Equal Inheritance by Egyptian Court

By Egyptian Streets A Coptic woman won a landmark ruling granting her equal inheritance by the seventh circuit of the Helwan family court on Monday, according to Masrawy. “Finally, a ruling was [...]

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Coptic Solidarity Urges Immediate Release of Coptic Activist, Ramy Kamel

By Coptic Solidarity- Standard News Wire For Immediate Release Coptic Solidarity strongly condemns the arrest of Ramy Kamel, a Coptic human rights activist and social media blogger in Egypt being [...]

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To Protect Religious Freedom in Egypt, Ease Authoritarian Restrictions

By Sam Selsky, Senior Program Associate – Freedom House The current legal system punishes independent advocacy and perpetuates chronic abuses. In October 2011, thousands of Coptic [...]