Muslim Brotherhood and Morsi supporters torch Egyptian churches
Islamic supporters of Egypt’s ousted president Mohamed Morsi launched on Wednesday arson attacks against churches, resulting in the destruction of at least three buildings. Muslim Brotherhood supporters wreaked havoc on Coptic Christian businesses and property throughout the country.
EGYPT’S CHRISTIANS UNDER ATTACK
Churches, houses, monasteries, orphanages, schools and businesses belonging to Christians were attacked in nine provinces following the military crackdown on supporters of ousted president Morsi. Estimated totals as of Aug.16:
Egyptian military chief vows to rebuild Coptic Churches
The Egyptian defense minister has ordered the repair and reconstruction of all churches that suffered damage in the country’s violent demonstrations since the Egyptian military removed President Mohamed Morsi from power last month.
Middle East Expert Erick Stakelbeck Warns: ‘There Is a Bullseye on the Back of Every Christian Living in Egypt’
“Christians, in the birthplace of Christianity, are on the run,” he said. “What we’re seeing right now in Egypt is literally a pogrom, where Christians are systematically being targeted.
Reported List of Churches and Christian Institutions Attacked in Egypt Since Wednesday Will Astonish You
A wave of devastating violence swept through Egypt Wednesday as the government attempted to disband the supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi from their sit-ins. According to the Associated Press, 638 people have now been confirmed killed, and nearly 4,000 are injured.
Burned home in Windsor, Connecticut: “Allahu akbar”
don’t know the story behind this. A Jihad Watch reader spotted the “Allahu akbar” painted on the side of a burned house and sent me the photo. Perhaps the one who painted it was responsible for the burning.
World silent as Muslim Brotherhood targets Coptic Christians
In Egyptian village, Christian shops marked ahead of church attack
The Saint Virgin Mary Church in Al Nazla is one of 47 churches and monasteries that have been burned, robbed, or attacked in a new wave of violence against Christians in Egypt.
Protect Christians in Egypt Petition
As reports come in of more than 40 Churches burning, hundreds of Christian homes torched and Christians being shot in the streets of Egypt, it is unconscionable for Western leaders to offer words of support for the attackers and not act to protect the innocent.
We the undersigned demand that President Barak Obama, Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Prime Minister David Cameron and Chancellor Angela Merkel and other state leaders do everything in their power to protect Christians in Egypt and refrain from actions and words supporting the Muslim Brotherhood.
Winston Churchill once remarked, ‘I will not be neutral as between the fire and the firemen.’ We ask world leaders not cower to neutrality as the flames burn but boldly support the “firemen” attempting to douse theflames of this moral calamity.