German intelligence warned European counties of expected terrorist attacks in the coming days. It announced that 550 extremists are under surveillance as some of them may be planning to carry out terrorist attacks.
Naguib Gabriel, head of the Egyptian Union of human rights Organization, said that the General attorney in Qena as well as the prosecutor refused to return the girl Rania Eid to her family according to the law assuring that she has converted to Islam.
In his sermon at the feast of Epiphany at the Church of St. Mark in Alexandria, Pope Tawadros congratulated the people on the feast and invited the people to repent.
Sameh Ashour, chairman of the Bar, promised to file an appeal against closing case fo stripping the old woman in Minya for lack of evidence.
Coptic churches and monasteries celebrate today evening the Epiphany feast, where late masses are celebrated amid tight security measures.
Egyptian police have been taken extra security measures to secure Epiphany feast celebrations at Coptic Churches and monasteries.
Coptic man was found dead in his apartment in Heliopolis. He was slaughtered and stabbed in various areas of his body.
Coptic Orthodox Church condemned the terrorist attack in New Valley on the army border ambush. The church added in a statement that the church is praying for peace and stability in Egypt and reconciliation for families of the victims.
Bishop Peter Fischer, head of Mueller staff Dan Mission, said that religion could be used to spread peace or evil, and the only way to face extremism and violence is dialogue. He explained that the mission appreciates the Egyptian experience of peaceful coexistence and learn from it.
After an old Coptic Christian woman was stripped off and dragged along the streets of the Egyptian city of Minya as hundreds of people watched, the case was closed for lack of evidence. The case dates back to May 2016 when she was attacked amid clashes over a claimed love affair involving a Christian man and a Muslim woman from the Karm village in Minya. The Muslim wife assured later that her former husband is be