“The word of the Gospel does not authorize the use of force to spread the faith. It is just the opposite: the true strength of the Christian is the power of truth and love, which leads to the renunciation of all violence. Faith and violence are incompatible”. Pope Francis

The EU will “urgently review in the coming days its relations with Egypt and adopt measures” to “promote an end to violence, resumption of political dialogue and return to a democratic process”.