» 09/15/2010, 00.00
EGYPT – ISLAM
Egyptian security forces storm the Monastery of St Macarius, three monks badly injured
About 300 agents take part in the assault, backed by cars and armoured vehicles. Tear gas, batons and stones wee used against the monks. The siege, which began on 7 September, lasted 24 hours. Ownership and new cells for monks are the core of the contentious issue.
Egypt without justice: angry mobs and vigilantes, criminals hanged from trees
These are some of the fruits of the police strike. The Attorney General Talaat invites people to stop the criminals. In the villages, private guards administer justice. In the Nile Delta, the "vigilantes" hang and torture two men suspected of kidnapping.
"Terrorist" attack on security forces. Suspicions surround Muslim Brotherhood
A car bomb nearly destroyed a police building in Mansoura, causing 14 dead. The prime minister accuses "terrorists" and says they will not stop the path to democracy. In January, there will be a referendum on the new constitution , drafted after the ouster of Morsi and the exclusion of the Muslim Brotherhood .
05/02/2016 19:53:00 EGYPT – ITALY
As Egyptian Church prays for Giulio Regeni, his death cries out for justice
Egyptian authorities have launched an investigation into the murder of the young researcher whose body shows signs of torture and injury. For some, it was a political crime; others point to the lack of evidence. For young activist: " Neither the police nor the security services have any reason” to harm “a foreigner". Meanwhile, “The Egyptian Church will pray for him and his family,” Church spokesman said.
Four years after the tsunami, a difficult reconstruction
Entire communities of Thailand still have problems getting back on their feet after the devastation. Meanwhile, "influential people" are trying to drive them out and steal their land. The daily struggle of some of the fisherman, and their love of life.
10/04/2017 19:44:00 ISLAM – EGYPT
Young Muslim on the blood of Palm Sunday
Yesterday was Black Sunday for Christians around the world. Since 2013 more than 40 Egyptian churches have been torched or damaged. Muhammad signed a pact with the Christians, the pledge of St Catherine. What happened in Egypt against Copts is purely ideological and political. Saudi Arabia has plans for the region.
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