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Coptic Christian Children Kidnapped and Killed for Cash
Posted By Raymond Ibrahim On January 16, 2014 @ 12:15 am In Daily Mailer,FrontPage | 7 Comments
Yet another Coptic Christian child was recently kidnapped in Egypt. Thirteen-year-old Cyril Rif‘at Fayiz was abducted  in the Minya district by “unknown persons” who later called the child’s parents demanding one million Egyptian pounds, nearly the equivalent of $150,000 USD.
This phenomenon—kidnapping and holding Coptic children captive for large ransoms—has become a regular feature of the Egyptian landscape, particularly in Minya, Upper Egypt. A few examples follow:
As for Coptic girls, they are even more vulnerable than Coptic boys and disappear with greater frequency. As an International Christian Concern  report puts it, “hundreds of Christian girls … have been abducted, forced to convert to Islam, and forced into marriage in Egypt. These incidents are often accompanied by acts of violence, including rape, beatings, and other forms of physical and mental abuse.”
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 abducted: http://www.christian-dogma.com/vb/showthread.php?p=3386564
 Wahid Jacob: http://www.ahram-canada.com/15950/%D9%85%D8%B7%D8%B1%D8%A7%D9%86%D9%8A%D8%A9-%D8%A7%D9%84%D9%82%D9%88%D8%B5%D9%8A%D8%A9-%D8%AA%D8%B4%D9%8A%D8%B9-%D8%A3%D8%AD%D8%AF-%D8%A3%D8%A8%D9%86%D8%A7%D8%A6%D9%87%D8%A7-%D9%82%D8%AA%D9%84%D9%87
 Arabic report: http://copts-united.com/Article.php?I=1549&A=96530
 Ten-year-old Sameh George,: http://www.light-dark.net/vb/showthread.php?p=1040325928
 Another Coptic Christian boy: http://www.raymondibrahim.com/from-the-arab-world/coptic-boy-kidnapped-at-knifepoint-abductors-open-fire-on-church/
 International Christian Concern: http://www.assistnews.net/STORIES/2012/s12050044.htm
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