A Facebook post by the Muslim Brotherhood blessed the unprecedented Coptic Church burnings this past week.
Dozens of ancient churches were set ablaze this week.
A memo posted on the Facebook page of a local office of the Muslim Brotherhood’s Freedom and Justice Party obtained by the Investigative Project on Terrorism shows a clear call to incitement against Egypt’s Coptic Christian population, giving its blessing to the burning of churches.
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The Justice and Development for Human Rights organization in Minya said that more than 80 churches as well as many properties of the Copts were burnt in Egypt during the last few days.