|Pope Francis' timely visit comforts grief-stricken Christians in Egypt|
Added: 29.04.2017 22:58 | 2 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis wrapped up a brief but deeply symbolic visit to Egypt on Saturday with an open-air Mass for the country's tiny Catholic community, defying security concerns to show his support for the Christians of this Muslim majority Arab nation who have increasingly become targeted by Islamic militants....
|Egypt urges US to play 'active' Middle East peace role|
Added: 29.04.2017 19:49 | 3 views | 0 comments
April 30, 2017 2:49 AM
CAIRO (AFP) - Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday (April 29) urged the United States to help restart negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians, a statement from the presidency said.
|Advocacy group demands Egypt free Al Jazeera journalist|
Added: 29.04.2017 18:18 | 1 views | 0 comments
US rights group asks UN to pressure Egypt to free Mahmoud Hussein as Egyptian authorities extend his detention.
|Pope urges unity against fanaticism at Cairo mass|
Added: 29.04.2017 17:59 | 1 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis celebrated an open air mass that gave Egypt's embattled Christians an occasion to be joyful.
|Pope Francis Winds Up Trip To Egypt|
Added: 29.04.2017 16:43 | 4 views | 0 comments
Military helicopters flew overhead as the Pope celebrated Mass for some 15 thousand Catholics in a stadium.
|Pope Francis tells Egypt mass that dialogue can battle extremism|
Added: 29.04.2017 16:28 | 8 views | 0 comments
April 29, 2017 5:10 PM
CAIRO (AFP) - Pope Francis appealed for dialogue to battle extremism as he addressed thousands of faithful on Saturday (April 29) during a visit to Egypt to promote reconciliation with Muslims and support its embattled Christians.
|Pope Francis in Egypt: A voice of reason|
Added: 29.04.2017 13:52 | 1 views | 0 comments
The pope has sent a strong message against Islamophobia and for religious and individual freedoms.
|Helicopters hover overhead as Pope Francis celebrates open-air Mass in Cairo|
Added: 29.04.2017 13:29 | 6 views | 0 comments
Military helicopters flew overhead and police fanned out in force Saturday as Pope Francis celebrated an open-air Mass for Egypt's tiny Catholic community on the final day of a visit aimed at comforting Christians following a series of attacks by Islamic militants. Despite the security concerns,...
|Pope Holds Mass In Cairo|
Added: 29.04.2017 12:57 | 1 views | 0 comments
Pope Francis celebrated Roman Catholic Mass on Saturday in a stadium in Cairo, Egypt. His visit is part of an effort to strengthen relations with the Muslim world, and to support Coptic Christians.
|Abandon Religious 'Fanaticism': Pope Pleads for Peace in Violence-Hit Egypt|
Added: 29.04.2017 11:32 | 1 views | 0 comments
Francis' visit comes as the region grapples with a spiral of extreme violence, and Egypt itself struggles with both Islamic extremism and authoritarianism.