I, and also on behalf of Senator Sterle, move:
That the Senate—
(a) condemns the tragic violence towards Coptic Christians in Egypt;
(b) expresses grave concerns for the safety of Copts in Egypt;
(c) condemns the recent attacks on 9 October 2011 in Cairo, resulting in 27 fatalities and more than 300 injuries; and
(d) calls on the Government to make further representations to the Egyptian Government to strengthen its efforts to promote and practice tolerance towards all citizens.
Question agreed to.