Egypt’s Copts targeted by Islamists in 10 out of 27 provinces

Since Aug. 14, Islamists have attacked 25 churches, community centers, schools and shops in 10 out of Egypt’s 27 provinces. The Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights also reports that several dozen Christian civilians were killed in what were apparently orchestrated events. On Thursday, 84 people, several members of the Muslim Brotherhood among them, were taken to a military court for anti-Christian acts of violence in Suez.

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