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“A rally in Sydney has been told Coptic Christian women in Egypt are being abducted, raped and forced to convert to Islam,” ABC News reports.

5/21/2011 Egypt (ABC News) – A rally in Sydney has been told Coptic Christian women in Egypt are being abducted, raped and forced to convert to Islam.

Hundreds of Copts shouting “enough is enough” gathered in Martin Place to highlight what they say is a history of worsening violence against them in Egypt by hardline extremists.

Sam Girgis, from the People’s Voice Association, says the violence has escalated since Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak stepped down in January.

He says more and more Christian women in Egypt are being abducted and forced to covert to Islam through blackmail.

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