In Egypt, More Violence Against Coptic Christians – Nelly Van Doorn-Harder

On April 7th, Coptic Christian mourners were attacked outside their central Cathedral in Cairo, a holy site on par with the Vatican. They had gathered for a funeral for fellow Copts, who were killed during sectarian fighting a few days earlier. Though it’s unclear who started the violence, it’s a sign of the deep-rooted tension between Egypt’s Christian minority and Muslim majority.

Dr. Van Doorn-Harder gave a great interview on the PRI program “Interfaith Voices.”

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