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Pro-Israel Copt’s Phone Call Provoked Anti-American Outrage

By Maidhc Ó Cathail | The Passionate Attachment | September 17, 2012

On September 15, McClatchy reported that the anti-American outrage in the Muslim world over a crude YouTube video insulting the Prophet Muhammad had been triggered by a phone call to an Egyptian reporter from a controversial U.S.-based anti-Islam activist:

Morris Sadek, a Coptic Christian who lives in suburban Washington, D.C., whose anti-Islam campaigning led to the revocation of his Egyptian citizenship earlier this year, had an exclusive story for Gamel Girgis, who covers Christian emigrants for al Youm al Sabaa, the Seventh Day, a daily newspaper here. Sadek had a movie clip he wanted Girgis to see; he e-mailed him a link.

“He told me he produced a movie last year and wanted to screen it on Sept. 11th to reveal what was behind the terrorists’ actions that day, Islam,” Girgis said, recalling the first call, which came on Sept. 4. Sadek, a longtime source, “considers me the boldest journalist, the only one that would publish such stories.”

The report made no mention of the provocateur’s extreme pro-Israel views, however. On his blog dedicated to the “National American Coptic Assembly” — of which he describes himself “a president” — Morris Sadek provides an erratically punctuated outline of what he claims should be “The Coptic Position on Israel”:

We recognize the sacred right of the state of Israel and the Israeli people to the land of historic Israel .

“The right of Return” of the Jewish people to the land of their foremothers and forefathers is a sacred right. It has no statute of limitation. The return must continue to enrich the Middle East .
We recognize Jerusalem as simply a Jewish city, It must never be divided, She is, and shall always be, the united capital of Israel .

The future of the Palestinians lies with the Arab states. A Palestinian state in Judea and Samaria constitute an imminent danger to world peace.

The Chantilly-based National American Coptic Assembly, Inc., a private company with a staff of two, has an estimated annual revenue of $97,000. Considering the fawning pro-Israel statements of its principal, it’s not too difficult to speculate as to the source of that revenue.

September 17, 2012 - Posted by | Deception, Islamophobia, Mainstream Media, Warmongering | , , , ,


  1. To the author with the unpronounceable name
    Your obsession and hatred of the Jew would be embarrassing to a normal man, much less you.
    The fact is that the Copts in Egypt have been subjected to vicious violence for many years. It’s normal that they would sympathize with other nations in the same position, You call it “fawning”. A sane person would call it logical.

    Comment by emanuel appel | September 17, 2012

  2. emanuel appel- Thats why their were copts protesting against this film in cairo im sure the copts are aware of how the filthy talmud depicts their LORD jesus christ pbuh. Fact is Your not a jew your a converted khazar aka ASHKENAZI whose ancestors were pahllic worhsippers no wonder tel aviv is the gay capital of the world and yet you boast of a jewish nation. THe racist white neonazi israeli’s are currently oppressing the arabs jews and black hebrew jews in israel as we speak the racist colony will fall on its ass eventually. BTW your lord BIBI himself claimed he predicted 9-11 go figure

    Comment by NAeem | September 18, 2012

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