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Gunmen kill Coptic Christian in Egypt's northern Sinai

14 January, 2018

IS militants have killed more than 100 Coptic Christians in a series of deadly bombings and shootings since December 2016.

Egypt's Copts celebrate Orthodox Christmas amid tightened security measures

07 January, 2018

Thousands of Egypt's Copts flocked to local churches to celebrate Orthodox Christmas eve amid tightened security following a year blighted by terrorist attacks targeting the country's Christian

Gunman kills two Egyptian Christians at liquor store

01 January, 2018

Two Egyptian Copts were shot dead early on Monday, in the latest targeting of the country's Christian minority by radical Islamists.

Pope prays for Egyptians killed in IS church attack

31 December, 2017

Pope Francis prayed for the victims of the deadly attack in a shootout outside a south Cairo church that left nine people dead.

President Trump condemns IS attack on Egypt church

30 December, 2017

US President Donald Trump condemned the deadly attack in a shootout outside a south Cairo church that left nine people dead.

IS claims deadly shooting outside Egypt church

29 December, 2017

The Islamic State group has claimed its "soldiers" carried out a deadly shooting outside an Egypt church south of Cairo on Friday.

Gunman kills 10 in attack on Egypt church

29 December, 2017

At least 10 people, including eight Coptic Christians, have been killed in a shootout outside a south Cairo church.

Egypt mob ransacks unlicensed church south of Cairo

23 December, 2017

Hundreds of Egyptians ransacked an unlicensed church south of Cairo and called for it to be demolished, in the latest assault on members of the country's Coptic minority.

Egypt: The winter they called 'Spring'

24 November, 2017

Book review: 'Egypt', Robert Springborg's latest release, is a fascinating exploration of the deep state that established the republic, and that continues to rule the country with an iron fist.

Libya's warring parties 'ignoring' civilian deaths in Derna: HRW

05 November, 2017

Human Rights Watch has urged Libya's warring factions to investigate civilian deaths in Derna and hold those responsible to account, after unidentified aircraft attacked the eastern city.

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