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Tensions run high in Egypt after sectarian clashes

Unrest feared to be driving away Coptic Christian population

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/live_from_the_arab_spring/article/tensions_run_high_in_egypt_after_sectarian_clashes

The strong social fabric that historically bound Egypt's Muslim and Christian communities is being tested by economic, political and religious tensions. Conflict between the two groups has been escalating since the New Year 2011 bombing of Alexandria's Coptic Church.

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