Egypt: arrest An Egyptian Christian, arrested on 7 August for alleged evangelising of Muslims in suburban Cairo, could be held indeﬁnite-ly in prison on a false accusation of blasphemy, his lawyer said. Morning Star News Medhat Ishak, a 35-year-old Christian from Ebid village in Minya Governorate, was arrested while handing out Bibles and accused of evangelism. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.