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  • Egypt: Christian Children Arrested for 'Insulting Religion'

    10/04/2012 5:16:20 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 20 replies
    Arutz Sheva ^ | 4/10/12 | Elad Benari
    Two Coptic Christian children, aged 10 and 9, have been arrested for insulting religion in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Beni Suef, Ahram Online reported on Wednesday. According to the report, the two children were arrested on Tuesday after the imam of their local mosque filed a complaint against them. By order of the prosecution the two boys, Nabil Nagy Rizk and Mina Nady Farag, are now being held in the Beni Suef juvenile detention pending further investigation on Sunday, said the report. Ibrahim Mohamed Ali, the village imam, has accused the children of tearing up pages of the Koran....