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Lithuania bans using letter ‘Z’ in protest over Russia’s war in Ukraine

Ukraine Z symbol on a Russia anti aircraft symbol

Vilnius, Lithuania Reuters Lithuania’s parliament on Tuesday voted to ban public displays of the letter “Z”, the black and orange ribbon of St George, and other symbols seen as expressing support for Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.  Russian military vehicles in Ukraine are prominently marked with the letter “Z”, and it has started appearing on social […]

Church shut, priests evicted from Coptic church in Egypt after mob gathered – reports

Morning Star News Police in Upper Egypt evicted Coptic priests and shuttered their church building after an Islamist mob converged on the site over the weekend, according to reports. Muslim villagers in Manshiyet Zaafarna, Minya Governorate, attacked the church of Mar-Giris (St George) at 1:30pm on Friday, after mosque noon prayers, according to a statement […]