Egypt

The Coptic Pope is due to visit parishes across the country

Egypt has the task of promoting a lasting peace that “rests not on the law of force but on the force of law”, the Pope said

Pope Francis said the country has a special role to play in ‘vanquishing all violence and terrorism’

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The young man’s death raises questions about Egypt’s regime. Italians will hope the papal visit has some impact

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Francis tells journalists the situation ‘has heated up too much’

In his homily, Francis decried religious fanaticism

Al-Azhar’s grand imam thanked the Pope for his ‘fair’ comments

Francis was driven into town in a blue Fiat with the window rolled down, having said he would not travel in an armoured vehicle