The omission of historic Christianity leaves room for discrimination and persecution in the region.
Coptic Christians are facing severe persecution across the Middle East and North Africa
Two Muslim brothers have been officially charged with murder after an attack in Alexandria in December 2020.
The mother was forced to convert to Islam and marry an Islam man. Later, her daughter was also forced to live with her stepfather.
According to eyewitnesses, a Christian died and others were injured in the attack.
According to the Egyptian minister of religious endowments, Christians and Muslims should protect churches and mosques together.
The family was travelling to visit a monastery when their microbus was attacked by radical Islamists.
Persecution of Christians in Sinai was so intense that most have been displaced from their homes.