The UK Telegraph's reported
that plenty of Egyptian Copts are fleeing the country because of the increasingly violent atmosphere perpetrated by the Islamofascists (Hat tip: Big Peace
Coptic Christian churches in the United States say they are having to expand to cope with new arrivals, as priests in cities like Cairo and Alexandria talk of a new climate of fear and uncertainty.
"Most of our people are afraid," Father Mina Adel, a priest at the Church of Two Saints in Alexandria said. "Not a few are leaving - for America, Canada and Australia. Dozens of families from this church alone are trying to go too." [...]
[...] the victory of the Muslim Brotherhood in parliamentary and presidential elections has changed the mood - particularly as the biggest opposition party is the even more hardline Salafist movement which wants strict Sharia law implemented.
"Salafis meet Christian girls in the street and order them to cover their hair," Father Mina said. "Sometimes they hit them when they refuse."
This is absolutely terrible, and will only lead to Egypt crumbling further.
Labels: Christianity, Egypt, islam, misogyny, racism