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Egypt buries Palm Sunday martyrs, declares mourning and emergency

The Coptic Orthodox Church has issued a statement regarding the twosuicide bombings that took place on 9 April during Palm Sunday Mass atthe church of Mar-Girgis (St George) in Tanta, and outside St Mark’scathedral in Alexandria after Mass concluded. Pope…


Egypt in mourning over victims of suicide bombings in Tanta and Alexandria churches

  President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi has condemned in strong words the terrorist suicide bombings in two churches in Egypt this morning, and promised to keep on fighting terrorism and defeating its attempts to divide the country along religious lines. He ordered the…


21 Copts killed in Tanta church explosion, 59 injured

The number of Copts killed in the Tanta church explosion this morning has risen to 21, with more expected since many of the 59 injured are in critical condition.The explosion occurred this morning in the church of Mar-Girgis (St George)…


Explosion kills, injures Copts in Palm Sunday Mass

An explosion that occurred this morning in the church of Mar-Girgis (St George) in the Delta town of Tanta claimed 15 lives and injured 45 Copts, according to figures by the Health Ministry. It is expected that more lives would…

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