Muslim Brotherhood Islamists Surround Christian Church in Attempt to Stop Construction

February 27, 2013

A group of Islamists surround the Abu Maqar Church in Shubra al-Kheima on Monday in an attempt to stop construction on the church's annex, claiming that the building is not licensed, said sources from the Qalyubiya security department.

Security forces were deployed to the area to convince the group to step down and allow work to resume, the sources claimed.

Ramsis al-Deiry, a member of the Shubra al-Kheima archbishopric's Millet Council, said group of Salafis and members affiliated with the Muslim Brotherhood surrounded the building and prevented workers from resuming construction.

FINISH

H/T

http://weaselzippers.us/ 

 


blog comments powered by Disqus

10 year FSM Anniversary

'WTF is she talking about?' Meghan McCain's 2016 GOP primary money is on 'my bastard brother'

April 18, 2015  04:22 PM

Any takers willing to bet the ranch on this pick?

'FOR THE CHILDREN': #GlobalCitizenEarthDay concert will help stop the warming, or something

April 18, 2015  03:46 PM

"Or as I like to call it: 'Anti-Capitalist Thought Police Day.'"

'Incredibly slanted lede': Dizzying spin found in Newsweek report on latest Clinton donor 'scandal'

April 18, 2015  12:57 PM

We've come to expect nothing less than this.

'She might eventually get a question?' DNC plans debates in case Hillary gets a primary opponent

April 18, 2015  11:05 AM

Perish the thought!

'Power up the jet'! Here's what Obama's planning for Earth Day (Hint: Self-fulfilling prophecy we can believe in)

April 18, 2015  09:43 AM

"No greater threat" than climate change? Fire up Air Force One!

FSM Archives

More in MUST READS ( 1 OF 25 ARTICLES )