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Nov 03, 2014, 07:00 ET

Coptic Solidarity Condemns Egyptian Plans for 'Morality Police'

Coptic Solidarity condemns in the strongest terms the draft law for community policing, which through a misplaced effort to provide security...

Oct 08, 2014, 06:00 ET

Coptic Solidarity: Maspero Massacre Victims Still Without Justice in Egypt

Three years ago, the Egyptian armed forces unleashed a violent attack against Coptic protesters, resulting in the deaths of at least 28...

Sep 22, 2014, 07:00 ET

Copts Urge El-Sissi to Implement Equality for All Egyptians

President El-Sissi addresses the UN this week. We support the overall progress he has brought to Egypt and recognize the plethora of issues he has...

Aug 11, 2014, 10:22 ET

Grossly Inadequate Iraq Response by UN and Obama, Says Coptic Solidarity

Coptic Solidarity condemns the grossly inadequate and slow response by the international community to the ongoing genocide and humanitarian crisis...

Jul 22, 2014, 07:00 ET

Coptic Solidarity Urges Immediate International Action on Iraqi Genocide

 Coptic Solidarity is gravely concerned for the future of indigenous religious minorities in the Middle East as the Islamic State continues to...

Jul 17, 2014, 06:00 ET

Coptic Solidarity Hails New 'Friends of Egypt' Caucus in US Congress

Coptic Solidarity applauds the bi-partisan founding of a new 'Friends of Egypt Caucus' by US Representatives Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) and...

Jul 11, 2014, 12:45 ET

Coptic Solidarity Applauds Passage of Special Envoy Bill for Religious Minorities in Middle East

Coptic Solidarity applauds the US Senate for passing S. 653, yesterday, which provides for the creation of a Special Envoy to promote religious...

Jul 01, 2014, 06:00 ET

Arab Spring, Its Consequences On Minorities - Closing Statement By Coptic Solidarity Conference

Coptic Solidarity concluded its annual conference after two days of policy discussion on the Arab Spring and its consequences on Minorities. A...

Jun 23, 2014, 06:00 ET

Coptic Solidarity Conference Highlights Persecuted Religious Minorities

From Iraq to Sudan, from Syria to Libya, from Egypt to Iran, religious minorities, especially Christians, are suffering extreme persecution at the...

May 14, 2014, 07:00 ET

Coptic Solidarity Annual Conference brings Mideast Christians to focus

Coptic Solidarity will host its Fifth Annual Conference in Washington, D.C., June 26 – 27 focusing on the theme: After Arab Spring, Middle...

Apr 01, 2014, 06:00 ET

Western Media Ignores Slaughter of Coptic Woman by Muslim Brotherhood, says Coptic Solidarity

Coptic Solidarity strongly condemns the latest attack on Egypt's Copts by the Muslim Brotherhood and their allies—and calls on the U.S....

Mar 13, 2014, 06:00 ET

Coptic Solidarity Mourns Loss of Advocate Reverend Keith Roderick

Coptic Solidarity is deeply saddened to learn of the unexpected passing of Reverend Keith Roderick in Springfield, Illinois on March 10th. We...

Feb 27, 2014, 07:00 ET

Coptic Solidarity Condemns Inadequate Response to Murder of 7 Copts in Libya

 Coptic Solidarity is severely disappointed by the insubstantial response of Libyan and Egyptian authorities regarding the murder of seven...

Feb 10, 2014, 08:00 ET

Coptic Solidarity Critiques Recent Obama Letter by Working Group on Egypt

 Coptic Solidarity is disappointed with a letter sent to President Obama on February 1 by the Working Group on Egypt, which misrepresents the...

Dec 19, 2013, 07:30 ET

Coptic Solidarity Honors Representative Frank Wolf's Legacy of Support for Coptic Community

Coptic Solidarity honors Representative Frank Wolf (R-10th) for his tireless dedication to human rights promotion and all he has done to support...

Nov 26, 2013, 09:25 ET

Coptic Solidarity Opposes Inclusion of Sharia in New Egyptian Constitution

Coptic Solidarity is extremely alarmed that the Egyptian committee tasked with constitutional revisions may be succumbing to intense pressure by...

Nov 21, 2013, 08:37 ET

Coptic Solidarity Stresses the Adoption of "Affirmative Action" in Egypt's Constitution

 Coptic Solidarity stresses that the Constitutional committee drafting Egypt's constitution adopt Affirmative Action measures for the benefit...

Sep 24, 2013, 09:24 ET

Coptic Solidarity Applauds Passage of Special Envoy Bill

Coptic Solidarity applauds the passage of HR 301 on September 18th.  This bill, which passed by an overwhelming vote of 402 to 22, provides...

Sep 08, 2013, 12:30 ET

Congressional Delegation Declares Solidarity with Egypt Against Terrorism

 Coptic Solidarity and its Egyptian secular allies and friends, are pleased to inform the public of the success of a visit by a...

Sep 05, 2013, 09:53 ET

Middle East Christians Hosts Rally on Sept 7, Against US Intervention In Syria

 A Coalition comprising the Coptic Solidarity International, the World Maronite Union, and the Middle East Christian Committee, as well...