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Nearly 3,000 Egyptian mourners gather in central Cairo on October 13, 2011 in honour of Coptic Christians among 25 people killed in weekend clashes during a demonstration over an attack on a church. Egypt's government said it would discuss the sensitive issue of building permits for Christian churches at the heart of sectarian tensions in the overwhelmingly Muslim country. Photo by Ashraf Amra