Source: Catholic News
A Catholic priest in Tripoli was attacked by armed militia men on Saturday, 2 March. This was the latest in a growing number of attacks on Christians in Libya. In Benghazi last week a group of armed men attacked a church in Benghazi assaulting two priests of the Egyptian Coptic community.
The Libyan Foreign Ministry strongly condemning the incident, "contrary to the laws," of Islam and international law.
But, a few days earlier, between 50 and 100 Copts were arrested in the capital of Cyrenaica charged with proselytizing. Thanks to the intervention of the Egyptian Minister of ...