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Egypt: Court sentences Christian to 6 years for posts insulting Prophet Muhammad and president

Others | 19 September 2012
A court in southern Egypt has sentenced a Coptic Christian teacher to six years in prison .. More

Hamas appeals to Egypt over closure of smuggling tunnels

Others | 19 September 2012
Egypt's crackdown on smuggling tunnels along its border with the Gaza Strip is making shortages ever tighter.. More

Al-Qaida threatens attacks on US diplomats

Others | 19 September 2012
Al-Qaida's branch in North Africa on Tuesday called for attacks on U.S. diplomats.. More

Egypt to try 7 Copts, US pastor over Prophet film

Others | 19 September 2012
Egypt's general prosecutor issued arrest warrants Tuesday for seven Egyptian Coptic Christians and a Florida-based American pastor .. More

Islamist Power Struggle Behind Egypt’s Embassy Riots

Others | 18 September 2012
Quiet appeared to have returned to the streets of Cairo, Egypt on Monday after nearly a week of unrest .. More

Salafist preacher faces legal case for 'offending' Egypt's Morsi

Others | 18 September 2012
A lawyer, Ghoneim Farouq, filed a complaint accusing Salafist preacher Wagdi Ghoneim of offending President Mohamed Morsi... More

Egypt's Coptic Christians Fearful Amid Outrage Over Muhammad Film

Others | 18 September 2012
Egypt's minority community fears it might lead to backlash sooner or later. .. More

Bishops blast Coptic Christians behind anti-Muslim film

Others | 18 September 2012
Coptic Christian leaders in the United States distanced themselves from an anti-Muslim film that has sparked protests.. More

Egypt presidential adviser blasts call for 1-month boycott of Google

Others | 18 September 2012
Ayman El-Sayad took a swipe by ex-MP and Muslim Brotherhood for a one-month boycott of internet giant Google.. More

Anti-Islam film's director in hiding

Others | 17 September 2012
The filmmaker behind the amateurish anti-Islam film that sparked violent protests around the world has gone into hiding... More

Anti-Islam video does not represent Coptic community

Others | 17 September 2012
Last Monday, only a few people knew about an obscure anti-Islam video produced in the U.S. Today, people around the world are aware of it.. More

Coptic Orthodox Church members in Fairfax speak out on anti-Muslim film

Others | 17 September 2012
Coptic Orthodox Churches across the country are bracing for some backlash.. More

Embassies under siege as anti-islam protests spread

Others | 17 September 2012
Cairo protesters threw rocks at police, who threw them back and fired tear gas.. More

Calif. filmmaker: I won't return to besieged home

Others | 17 September 2012
A Southern California filmmaker linked to an anti-Islamic movie .. More

Candidates for papal chair in Egypt officially announced

Others | 14 September 2012
Egypt's Coptic Orthodox Church announced today the initial list of 17 candidates in the running to become the next pope.. More

Anti-Islam film tied to Coptic Christian with a checkered past; actors complain about inflammatory dubbing

Others | 14 September 2012
The self-proclaimed director of "Innocence of Muslims" initially claimed a Jewish and Israeli background.. More

A deadly link between Islamic and anti-Islamic extremists

Others | 14 September 2012
What should we make of the attacks on the U.S. consulates in Egypt, Libya and Yemen?.. More

Twitter Spat Erupts Between Muslim Brotherhood And US Embassy In Cairo

Others | 14 September 2012
The Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt has become embroiled in a Twitter spat.. More

Suspects held over fatal consulate raid

Others | 14 September 2012
Libya said last night it had arrested several suspects over the attack on the US consulate .. More

Muslims and Muslim Organizations Condemn Attacks on U.S. Embassies

Others | 13 September 2012
Tyranny and darkness may wear a thousand guises, including pseudo-religiosity, but must never deceive us.. More

No, It’s Sharia and the Assault on U.S. Missions

Others | 13 September 2012
The coordinated violence against American installations in the Middle East on the eleventh anniversary of 9/11 was caused by one thing: Islamic supremacism.. More