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One policeman was killed in the shooting near the Egyptian monastery

The Minya Coptic Orthodox Diocese said that celebrations will be limited to liturgical prayers ‘without any festive manifestations’

Mgr John Kozar, international president of CNEWA, said daunting challenges face Christians who return to their country

Christian minorities from Iraq and Syria left feeling ‘betrayed’ as humanitarian assistance fails to reach them

We cannot ignore this genocide

Until the murderous persecution of Christians by ISIS is recognised for what it is, its perpetrators cannot be brought to international justice

America and Britain have helped to endanger minorities in the Middle East

Violence in camps has intensified as the country expects 800,000 people this year

Cardinal Nichols and Archbishop Martin say the schools are facing ‘impossible cuts’

Bishop Melki was beheaded a century ago for refusing to convert

Atheists share with Christians the plight of being persecuted worldwide for their convictions. They must unite to demand the freedom to follow their beliefs – whatever they may be