Militants Attack Coptic Christians in El-Minya : Several Dead and Dozens Injured

John Anton (Special Correspondent in Cairo) – OCP News Service – 26/2/17

Cairo- Egypt: Militants attacked a bus carrying Coptic Orthodox Christian on their way to St. Samuel Monastery in the east of El-Minya governorate in Egypt on Friday 26th May 2017. At least 26 people were killed and many others are injured. A minibus and two cars were attached. There are children among who are dead. Minya incident is the latest attack on Christians in Egypt.

24 killed, 27 injured in an attack on a bus carrying Copts in Egypt’s El-Minya: Health ministry spokesman

Coptic Christian are often targets of deadly attacks by several extremist groups in Egypt.

OCP News Service