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Egypt: Muslim mobs force closure of 8 Coptic churches seeking legal recognition

August 30, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: The incidents took place in Luxor Govenorate (map). Egypt, a nation of 97 million, is 90% Muslim (predominantly Sunni) and 10% Christian (primarily Coptic Orthodox).

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