Monthly Archives: March 2009

Egyptian Human Rights Advocacy Appeals to PM to Intervene to Return the Confiscated Land to the Coptic Church in Luxor

By | 2009-03-27T06:39:00-04:00 March 27th, 2009|News|

Our correspondent Egypt, Asaad Sameh: Representatives from the Egyptian Federation for Human Rights are to visit tomorrow the Prime Minister Dr. Ahmed Nazief, to hand him a complaint against Dr. Samir Farag, Head of Luxor City Council, due to the arbitrary confiscation of land owned by the Coptic Orthodox Diocese of Luxor. The complaint warns that such actions from the City authorities would only bring sectarian strife to Luxor.