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John Baid & Andrew Bennet Condemn Massacre in Pakistan

September 23, 2013
  Canada Foreign Affairs Office Condems Massacre at Church in Pakistan   September 22, 2013 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird and Andrew Bennett, Canada’s Ambassador for Religious Freedom, today issued the following statement: “Canada strongly condemns today’s terrorist attack on worshippers at the historic All Saints Church in Peshawar, Paki... Full Story >

Scores Are Killed by Suicide Bomb Attack at Historic Church in Pakistan

September 23, 2013
Scores Are Killed by Suicide Bomb Attack at Historic Church in Pakistan   Muhammed Muheisen/Associated Press Deadly Attack at Pakistan Church: A suicide attack on a historic Christian church in northwestern Pakistan killed dozens on Sunday. By ISMAIL KHAN and SALMAN MASOOD Published: September 22, 2013 Facebo... Full Story >

A Message of Condolence for Pakistani Christians by Father Angelos Saad

September 23, 2013
Romans 5:3-4 Not only so, but we also glory in our sufferings, because we know that suffering produces perseverance; perseverance, character; and character, hope. To the Pakistani Christian community, I would like to share with you these verses from the bible, as we all going through this hard time because of the barbaric act of attacking innocent people only because they are Christ... Full Story >

Egypt's Pope Tawadros targeted by Islamists

August 13, 2013
    Aug 10, 2013     Egypt's Pope Tawadros targeted by Islamists   Catholic sources say the Coptic Orthodox Patriarch is a target for possible Islamist reprisal. His weekly readings in Cairo cath... Full Story >

Muslim extremists kill our priests, burn our churches and kidnap our women: How Egypt's Arab Spring

July 16, 2013
Muslim extremists kill our priests, burn our churches and kidnap our women: How Egypt's Arab Spring dream descended into a nightmare of religious hatred Mail on Sunday correspondent in Cairo reveals hate acts against Christians Extremists have forced many families into hiding or to seek asylum overseas By ANGELLA JOHNSON PUBLISHED: 21:10 GMT, 13 July 2013&n... Full Story >

UK Teen brutally beaten by 15 Muslims

July 16, 2013
Saturday, June 15, 2013 UK Teen brutally beaten by 15 Muslims Vicious. And they always grievance-monger about their victimhood and "anti-Muslim backlash" after ......  they cut someone's head off. For those who don't speak media, "Asian," "immigrant," "youth," "immigrant youth," "North African... Full Story >

Nigeria Islamists hit schools to destroy Western ideas

July 16, 2013
Insight: Nigeria Islamists hit schools to destroy Western ideas       Isaac Abrak 5 hours ago EducationNigeria       By Isaac Abrak MAMUDO, Nigeria (Reuters) - They crept up to the school under cover of darkness, armed with petrol and automatic... Full Story >

Obama to Egyptian Christians: Don’t Protest the Brotherhood

June 27, 2013
 Obama to Egyptian Christians: Don’t Protest the Brotherhood June 25, 2013 By Raymond Ibrahim 7 Comments       As Egyptians of all factions prepare to demonstrate in mass against the Muslim Brotherhood and President Morsi’s rule on June 30, the latter has been trying to reduce their numbers, whic... Full Story >

Islamic Extremists in Somalia Kill Christian Convert

June 20, 2013
Islamic Extremists in Somalia Kill ChristianAl Shabaab rebels publicly shoot young man for his faith.By Our East Africa Correspondent NAIROBI, Kenya, June 20, 2013 (Morni... Full Story >

Jihad on Egypt's Christian Children

June 04, 2013
Attacks on Christian children, both boys and girls, are on the rise in Egypt. Last week, a six-year-old Coptic Christian boy named Cyril Yusuf Sa'ad was abducted and held for ransom. After his family paid off the Muslim kidnapper, Ahmed Abdel Moneim Abdel-Salam, he still killed the child and threw his body in the sewer of his house. In the words of the Arabic report, the boy's "f... Full Story >

Atrocities to Christians in The Middle East

June 03, 2013
Christian convicted for insulting Islam in Egypt, receives 1 year of hard labor   By Associated Press Saturday, June 1, 2013      ASSIUT, Egypt — An Egyptian court has convicted a Coptic Christian lawyer in the southern province of Assiut on charges of blasphemy and sentenced him to one year in prison with hard ... Full Story >

HOW THE IRAQ WAR BECAME A WAR ON CHRISTIANS

May 17, 2013
How the Iraq War Became a War on Christians "And why supporting Syria's rebels may extinguish Christianity in its oldest environs." By Andrew Doran • May 9, 2013     Sadik Gulec / Shutterstock.com The recent dedication of George W. Bush’s presidential library i... Full Story >

US REPORT WARNS OF CRISIS FOR PAKISTAN MINOROTIES

May 01, 2013
    Press Release: USCIRF’s 2013 Annual Report on the State of International Religious Freedom Identifies World’s Worst Violators, April 30, 2013        FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 30, 2013| By USCIRF Washington, D.C. -- The U.S. Commissi... Full Story >

Second person dies from Egypt cathedral clashes

April 08, 2013
  Second person dies from Egypt cathedral clashes - Yahoo! News ... Full Story >

Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird Concerned by Violence in Egypt

April 08, 2013
Baird Concerned by Violence in Egypt April 8, 2013 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “I am concerned by recent violence at Saint Mark’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Cairo. “We welcome the condemnation by President Morsi, and his commitment to protect the Coptic community following this troubling incident. “It... Full Story >

Coptic Church in Benghazi; Torched

March 18, 2013
Benghazi, the Coptic Church of St. Mark is torched The attack took place last night. Authors of the act Still unknown. The building had been attacked a few weeks ago. Benghazi (AsiaNews / Agencies) - Unidentified persons have set fire to the Coptic Orthodox Church of St. Mark in Benghazi. This is confirmed in a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry. There the authors of the act... Full Story >

Iraqi Christian Live in Fear

March 15, 2013
Iraqi Christians fear fate of departed Jews   WOLF ISSUES REPORT FOLLOWING VISIT TO MIDDLE EAST DURING TUMULTUOUS TIME OF CHANGE IN THE REGION Renews Call for Special Envoy to Advocate for Beleaguered Minority Faith Communities, Which are Increasingly Under Assault   Washington, D.C. (March 7, 2013) – Rep. Frank Wolf today made a series of policy re... Full Story >

Canada Condemns Violence Against Pakistani Christians

March 12, 2013
Canada Condemns Violence Against Christian Community in Pakistan   March 9, 2013 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement:   “Canada condemns in the strongest terms today’s attack in Lahore, Pakistan, which resulted in the ransacking and burning of dozens of homes targeting Christian families.   “On behal... Full Story >

LAHORE, PAKISTAN: DOZENS OF CHRISTIAN HOMES TORCHED

March 09, 2013
        DOZENS OF HOUSES TORCHED AS MOB ATTACKS LAHORE CHRISTIAN LOCALITY          Dawn.com & AP, Mar 9, 2013 LAHORE: An enraged mob torched dozens of houses located in a Christian-dominated neighbourhood of Lahore on Saturday, DawnNews reported. The mob attacked the houses in Joseph Colony in B... Full Story >

February Press Release

February 20, 2013
  February 20th, 2013 For Immediate Release Vaughan, Ontario - On behalf of Minority Groups United, a not-for-profit formed by inspired Canadians of Egyptian Coptic, Iraqi, Indian, Pakistani Christians and Jewish Communities, we would like to congratulate the Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honourable Stephen Harper and Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multicultural... Full Story >

Ambassador to The Office of Religious Freedom, Canada

February 19, 2013
Dr. Andrew P.W. Bennett 19 February 2013 Vaughan, Ontario        Dr. Bennett is a public servant and academic with an extensive educational background in history, political science, and religious studies. He received a Bachelor of Arts in History (1st Class Honours) from Dalhousie University in 1995, a Master of Arts in History from McGill Universi... Full Story >

MGU ON EGYPTIAN CONSTITUTION

January 10, 2013
  MGU On Egyptian Constitution:    MGU strongly urges the Harper Government to lead on Human Rights issues in the evolving Middle East.  We urge Canada to formally request Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi to reconsider a Constitutional Declaration issued last week, which is in stark conflict with international human rights law. Minister Baird, in building the... Full Story >

New Coptic Orthodox Pope

December 04, 2012
  Pope Tawadros II, the new pope of the Coptic Orthodox church, attends his enthronement ceremony at St. Mark Cathedral in Abbasiya, Cairo November 18, 2012. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany The Coptic Orthodox church staged a ceremony rich in ritual on Sunday to install its pope, Tawadros II, who Christians hope will guide them through the new, Islamist-led Egypt. T... Full Story >

MGU December Press Release

December 01, 2012
MGU STATEMENT November 2012- MGU strongly condemns the horrific act of vandalism and hate crime that occurred in Toronto’s Coronation Park on Remembrance Day 2012. The message read “Canada Will Burn Praise Allah” on the Victory Peace Veterans memorial and serves as a reminder that respect for our country’s institutions and civic pride are diminishing. Instead... Full Story >

MGU November Press Release

November 01, 2012
  MGU November News Statement: October 2012- MGU is appalled that a Molotov cocktail incendiary device was thrown into the basement window of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Archangel Michael & St. Tekla in Brampton ON. Fortunately, nobody was hurt but the damage was in excess of $100,000.  Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism Minister Jason Kenney issued a statemen... Full Story >

September Press Release

September 01, 2012
       MGU September Press Report   September 2012– MGU is proud to report that the inaugural event on ‘Civilizations and Religious Freedom’ this past summer was a huge success with over 500 in attendance and key note speaker Michael Coren from Sun TV, Minister of CIDA The Honourable Julian Fantino, Senator Don Meredith, PS Bob De... Full Story >

FORCED CONVERSION TO ISLAM IN GAZA

July 18, 2012
  Gaza Christians protest what they call forced conversion to Islam July 17, 2012 | 11:26pm       GAZA CITY -- Scores of Christians in the Gaza Strip organized a sit-in Tuesday at the Greek C... Full Story >

Impunity for rape, abduction and forced conversion of Christian and Hindu girls

July 18, 2012
Towards a democratic, multicultural and progressive Pakistan   Wednesday July 18th 2012  Punjab (Pakistan): Impunity for rape, abduction and forced conversion of Christian and Hindu girls   Editor’s Note: For how long must our fellow Pakistanis be subjected to these horrors just because they don’t share the faith of the majority.... Full Story >

Canada welcomes Conclusion of Elections in Egypt

July 07, 2012
Canada Welcomes Conclusion of Presidential Elections and Urges More Reform in Egypt   June 24, 2012 - Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “The conclusion of the presidential elections in Egypt constitutes an important step in the country’s transition toward democracy. “Canada wishes President-elect Dr. Mohammed Morsi wel... Full Story >

JOHN BAIRD TO CHAMPION RELIGIOUS FREEDOM IN U.S. SPEECH

May 25, 2012
John Baird to champion religious freedom in U.S. speech Event sponsored by church opposed to gay, by Laura Payton, CBC News Posted: May 24, 2012   5:11 AM ET Last Updated:  May 24, 2012   7:07 AM ET Read 491 comments491 Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird will be the main speaker at a Washington, D.C., event celebrating religious freedom Thursday... Full Story >

IRAN: Christian pastor faces execution

May 07, 2012
Iran denies Christian pastor faces execution; restates 'faith-based' charges By Perry Chiaramonte Published March 13, 2012 FoxNews.com Undated photo of Pastor Youcef Nadarkhani taken while in an Iranian Prison on charges of apostasy Under fire from a Un... Full Story >

COPTIC COMMUNITY: Pope Shenouda III passes on

April 30, 2012
17 March 2012 Last updated at 14:04 ET  Egypt's Coptic Christian Pope Shenouda III dies Pope Shenouda III led Egypt's Coptic Christian church for more than three decades Obituary: Pope Shenouda III Egypt's Coptic Christian Pope Shenouda III has died at the age of 88, state television has announced. The leader of the Middle East's largest Christian... Full Story >

PAKISTAN: Forced conversions to Islam hike minorities’ fears

April 29, 2012
  Rinkal Kumari addresses a press conference with her husband at Karachi Press Club.—File Photo LAHORE: It was barely 4 am when 19-year-old Rinkal Kumari disappeared from her home in a small village in Pakistan’s southern Sindh province. When her parents awoke they found only her slippers and a scarf outside the door. A few hours later her father got a call... Full Story >

Taliban launch co-ordinated attacks across Afghan capital, three other eastern cities

April 15, 2012
  KABUL—The Taliban launched a series of co-ordinated attacks across the Afghan capital and at least three eastern provinces on Sunday, targeting NATO bases, parliament and foreign embassies in a complex assault that shows the insurgents can still penetrate Afghan security and hit Western and government targets in the heart of Kabul. Suicide bombers and insurgents wielding he... Full Story >