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Egyptian Coptic Pope Tawadros II receives President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi at the new Coptic Cathedral
WATCH: Egyptian Coptic Christians celebrate Christmas in new cathedral

Islamist militants have claimed several attacks on Egypt's large Christian minority in recent years.

By REUTERS
07/01/2018
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Egypt security forces kill 3 suspected militants, arrest 10 others

Security forces confiscated a variety of explosive devices, automatic weapons and other items.

By REUTERS
30/12/2017
Gunmen attack Coptic Christian church near Cairo, killing at least nine

Islamist militants have claimed several attacks on Egypt's large Christian minority in recent years.

By REUTERS
29/12/2017
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Egypt detains 15 after dozens attack Coptic church south of Cairo

Dozens of Muslims from the village of Kafr al-Waslin attacked the church after Friday prayers, smashing the windows and breaking everything inside.

By REUTERS
24/12/2017
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Christians, Muslims, Jews break bread in interfaith Morocco initiative

Children of Abraham sit at the dinner table for a mouthful of kindness.

By JPOST.COM STAFF , REUTERS
22/06/2017
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'He said he was Christian, they shot him,' says son who saw father die

ISIS gunmen ambushed a group of Coptic Christians traveling to a monastery in Minya in southern Egypt on May 26, leaving 29 dead and 14 wounded.

By REUTERS
20/06/2017
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Pope prays for 'martyrs' of Egypt and Manchester attacks

Catholic leader extends condolences to Coptic counterpart in Egypt, asks god to convert the hearts of terrorists.

By REUTERS
29/05/2017
Tel Aviv City Hall lights up in solidarity with Egypt following Friday's terror attack that claimed
Tel Aviv City Hall lights up in solidarity with Egypt

At least 29 Coptic Christians perished in the brutal attack when terrorists stormed the bus they were riding on their way to a monastery outside of Cairo on Friday morning.

By JPOST.COM STAFF
28/05/2017
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Tel Aviv city hall to display Egyptian flag following Cairo attack

The Municipality Hall building will be illuminated with the Egyptian flag to commemorate the victims of Friday's deadly attack in Cairo.

By JPOST.COM STAFF , REUTERS
27/05/2017
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Death toll rises to 28 after gunmen attack Coptic Christians in Egypt

About 70 have been killed in bomb attacks on churches in the cities of Cairo, Alexandria and Tanta since December.

By REUTERS
26/05/2017
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