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  10/29/2012, Cheshvan 13, 5773

Egypt: 5 Copts Injured in Clashes with Muslims

Five Coptic Christians were injured on Sunday in clashes with Muslims in a church south of Cairo, Egyptian security officials reported.

The clashes began when local Muslims tried to prevent the Christians from entering the church and attending mass. Police arrived at the scene and separated the clashing parties.