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Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman visited al-Azhar mosque in old Cairo as the final destination of his whistle-stop tour of Egypt focused on trade and investment

Ayman William paints for the glory of God, unfazed by recent attacks against his fellow Coptic Christians in Egypt.

Egypt's Copts <em>mark</em> Good Friday in wake of tragedy

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Egypt's Copts mark Good Friday in wake of tragedy

Egypt's Coptic Pope Tawadros II led Good Friday mass at the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo days after twin church bombings that killed 46 worshipers as they celebrated Palm Sunday.

Egyptian Christians bury dead after IS church bombings

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Egyptian Christians bury dead after IS church bombings

Egyptian Christians are burying their dead a day after at least 44 people were killed in twin suicide bombings at Palm Sunday services in two ...

Egyptian-<em>Coptic</em> couple murdered in their beds on Christmas Eve

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Egyptian-Coptic couple murdered in their beds on Christmas Eve

A Coptic Christian couple were murdered in their home on Friday - Christmas Eve for eastern Orthodox churches - the second attack on ...

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Blast near Cairo cathedral kills dozens: ministry

At least twenty five people were killed and sixteen others injured on Sunday by a blast near the St. Mark's Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo.

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New traditions and old concerns: Egyptian Copts celebrate Christmas

Egyptian Copts have been incorporating Western Christian traditions like Christmas trees and gifts, but still emphasise prayer, as this year's ...

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