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Re: Copts, Muslims Form Coalition in Qena
« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2011, 04:33:39 PM »
Thank God!  It's way overdo.
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Re: Copts, Muslims Form Coalition in Qena
« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2011, 04:50:51 PM »
Amen! I'm so encouraged by this - it seems like all of the news that comes out of Upper Egypt is about church burnings, the killing of priests, et cetera. It's great to hear about Muslims standing up for their neighbors' rights.
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Re: Copts, Muslims Form Coalition in Qena
« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2011, 06:25:36 PM »
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