Barack Obama to Egypt’s Persecuted Christians: Don’t Protest Against The Muslim Brotherhood

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According to the Obama Administration, Islamists mean well. They’re simply misunderstood. But those pesky Christians have ulterior, conservative, divisive motives and must be dealt with accordingly …

By Raymond Ibrahim, Frontpage Mag – “As Egyptians of all factions prepare to demonstrate in mass against the Muslim Brotherhood and President Morsi’s rule on June 30, the latter has been trying to reduce their numbers, which some predict will be in the millions and eclipse the Tahrir protests that earlier ousted Mubarak.  Among other influential Egyptians, Morsi recently called on Coptic Christian Pope Tawadros II to urge his flock, Egypt’s millions of Christians, not to join the June 30 protests.

While that may be expected, more troubling is that the U.S. ambassador to Egypt is also trying to prevent Egyptians from protesting—including the Copts.  The June 18th edition of Sadi al-Balad reports that lawyer Ramses Naggar, the Coptic Church’s legal counsel, said that during Patterson’s June 17 meeting with Pope Tawadros…

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