U.S. COPTS ASSOCIATION TO HOLD WHITE HOUSE DEMONSTRATION AGAINST ANTI-CHRISTIAN HATE CRIMES IN EGYPT
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Web site: www.copts.com
The U.S. Copts Association will hold a peaceful demonstration on Wednesday, April 19th, 2006 on the White House sidewalk and in front of the Egyptian Embassy in Washington , D.C. to protest the recent terrorist attacks by Islamist extremists against Christian churchgoers in Alexandria , Egypt , the ensuing anti-Christian mob violence and property destruction, and the Egyptian governments evasive response to the attacks.
The demonstration, which will comprise Coptic and non-Coptic protestors from several states around the U.S. and which will be led by U.S. Copts president Michael Meunier, will take place between 11:00 AM and 1:20 PM on the White House sidewalk and 1:40 PM to 2:30 PM at the Egyptian Embassy.
WHEN: Wednesday, April 19, 2006, 11:00 AM to 1:20 PM and 1:40 PM to 2:30 PM
WHERE: White House Sidewalk (11:00 AM) and Egyptian Embassy (1:40 PM), Washington , D.C.
WHO: U.S. Copts Association with U.S. Copts President Michael Meunier
CONTACT: TEL (202) 737-3660, FAX (202) 737-3661