Posts Tagged ‘ Coptic Solidarity ’

Jihadists Massacring Copts In Libya; Urgent Intervention Needed To Pre-empt Pogroms

Jan 6th, 2015 | By

The Jihadists of the Ansar al Sharia (Defenders of Sharia), supporters of the Islamic State, have been kidnapping and murdering Coptic migrants in Libya, where thousands of Copts live and work. Coptic Solidarity sources report that dozens of Copts may have been kidnapped, and hundreds are trying to flee the “Jihadi Gestapo” which has widened its pool and is searching for Copts to kidnap in Libya.

Coptic Solidarity Opposes Inclusion Of Sharia In New Egyptian Constitution

Nov 29th, 2013 | By
Results of attack on Coptic Church in which many died

Coptic Solidarity is extremely alarmed that the Egyptian committee tasked with constitutional revisions may be succumbing to intense pressure by Islamists to even further enshrine Sharia as the basis of the constitution. The effect will be only to institutionalize discrimination and persecution of all religious minorities such as Copts, Baha’i, Shia Muslims, and Jews.