Latest in Tag: Maspero commemoration Highlight

Advertising Area





Latest in Tag: Maspero commemoration


Clashes on Egypt Christian march injure 29

By Reuters CAIRO: Twenty-nine people were injured in Cairo on Thursday when residents clashed with a group of Christians marching through the capital to commemorate those who died in confrontations with the army on Oct. 9, state news agency MENA said. The Coptic Christians were marching from Cairo’s northern Shoubra suburb towards the landmark Tahrir Square …

DNE

Seven hurt in clashes on Egypt Christian march

CAIRO: Seven people were injured in Cairo on Thursday when residents clashed with thousands of Christians marching through the capital to demand an end to what they see as discrimination by the state. The Coptic Christians were marching from Cairo’s northern Shoubra suburb towards the Tahrir Square in the city center. "But the locals in …

DNE

Thousands march in memory of Maspero martyrs

  CAIRO: Thousands marched from the Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Abbaseya to Tahrir Square on Friday, in memory of the 27 killed in the Oct. 9 crackdown on the Maspero protest.   Led by a ceremonial procession carrying images of the victims, the march attracted more people as it moved through Ghamra and Ramsis St. …

DNE

End of Section