Category Archives: Maspero

Testimonies from Maspero

Journalists and activists in Egypt are consolidating the testimonies of eye witnesses to events in Maspero, Cairo on 9 October 2011 when the army violently attacked a protest march being held by mainly Coptic Christian protesters. On that night, state … Continue reading

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Egypt: Mourning for 25 killed in clashes

Egyptian Christians mourning their dead today berated the army after at least 25 people were killed when troops crushed a protest about an attack on a Coptic church. Vox Africa explored the root of the violence with Dr Elizabeth Iskander … Continue reading

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