Egypt: Jihad Against Christians

 Muslims burn Christians with Molotov cocktails

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While religious minorities in Muslim countries were trying to dodge
kidnappers, mob violence, Molotov cocktails, rocks, bullets,
machetes, torture and invitations to “embrace Islam or die”, Muslims
in Europe spent their week whining about ham and headscarves. (TROP)

This is the image of the Muslim persecution of Christians, Egypt, April 2013. “Fiery clashes in Cairo,” from AFP, April 9:

After clashes between Muslims and members of Egypt’s Christian Copt minority left at least seven dead last week, these two young Copts were targeted Sunday outside St. Mark’s cathedral in Cairo’s Abbassiya district by unknown assailants wielding Molotov cocktails.

US tear gas arrives in Egypt for Muslim Brotherhood use

Obama’s foreign policy in microcosm. “US teargas arrives in Egypt for Muslim Brotherhood use,” from The Commentator, April 9 (thanks to JW):

Coptic Christian Pope Blasts Egypt’s Islamist President Amid Intense Muslim-Christian Tensions

Coptic Christian Pope Blasts Egypt’s Islamist MuBro President Amid Intense Muslim-Christian Tensions  jihad against Christians

Pope Tawadros to Morsi: “This flagrant assault on a national symbol, the Egyptian church, has never been subjected to this in 2,000 years”

What must Western Christian leaders think when they see this? Maybe something like “How dare Pope Tawadros talk about this? Doesn’t he realize that he is harming Muslim/Christian dialogue?” “Egypt pope blasts Morsi over cathedral clashes,” from AFP, April 9 (thanks to JW):

Christians make up about 10 percent of Egypt’s estimated 90 million people.–Read More»

Muslim persecution of Christians escalating in Egypt

Don’t talk about the plight of Egyptian Christians too loudly. To do so might imperil the wonderful dialogue we’re having with Islamic supremacists stateside.

“For Egypt’s Christians, 1,374 Tough Years and Counting,” by Brian O’Neel for theNational Catholic Register, April 9 (JW)

The Pakis try to keep up:

Muslim persecution of Christians escalating in Pakistan

How is it that so many Muslims in Pakistan misunderstand what we’re constantly told is a peaceful, tolerant religion? Yet no one ever questions the official government and mainstream media line, despite the ever-growing number of stories like this.

“Muslim Persecution of Christians Escalating in Pakistan,” by Mohshin Habib for the Gatestone Institute, April 9 (thanks to all who sent this in):