A "Symbolic" Coptic demonstration in New York
A group of Copts will demonstrate in front of the Egyptian Consulate in New York on Wednesday, October 26th to protest the escalating events against Coptic Christians in Egypt.
The demonstration will take place from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM in front of the Consulate located at 1110 Second Avenue, New York, NY 10022 (Second avenue & 59 Street)
Tel: (212)759-7122 / (212)759-7121 / (212)759-7120
According to organizers, Copts will also ask for an apology for the Islamic invasion and occupation of their land on the seventh century, and for the massacres that followed against their ancestors; specially those in the delta region in Egypt where Muslim occupiers massacred thousands of Coptic men and enslaved women and children who were later on sent to Baghdad, the then center of Islamic Caliphate . Muslims also owe Christians and Jews an apology for the curses included in the Quran and Hadiths of Muhammad in addition to insults on daily basis in Egypt through mosques loud speakers and in the national press and TV stations.