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Egyptian Christians Clash With Police in Cairo After Deadly Church Bombing

According to the Associated Press, "The New Year's Day suicide bombing of a church that killed 21 people has opened up a vein of fury among Egypt's Christians, built up over years of what they call government failure to address persistent discrimination and violence against their community." See full story here.

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Riot police shield themselves from objects being thrown at them by Coptic Christians during clashes outside al-Abasseya Cathedral in Cairo January 2, 2011.=

Mohamed Abd El Ghany / Reuters

Egyptian Christians clash with riot police in front of al-Abasseya Cathedral in Cairo late night January 2, 2011.

Mohamed Abd El Ghany / Reuters

Riot police assist a colleague during clashes with Egyptian Christians in front of al-Abasseya Cathedral in Cairo late night January 2, 2011.