Sunday, November 28, 2010

Pope Shenouda Votes for the Wafd

Pope Shenouda III (al-Suriani) of Alexandria has cast his vote for the opposition Wafd Party in the Egyptian parliamentary elections instead of the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP). The rift with the government comes after the latter's attempts to stop construction of a new church in Giza and riots by Copts that followed. More here.

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