Islamic terrorists attack ancient Orthodox monastery in Egypt - Catholic Culture

One police officer was killed, and four men wounded, when Islamic terrorists attacked the ancient Greek Orthodox monastery of St. Catherine on Mount Sinai on April 18. The exchange of gunfire occurred at a police checkpoint located a distance from the ...

Isis in Egypt Claims Monastery Attack Days Ahead of Pope Francis' Visit - Yahoo News

The Islamic State affiliate in Egypt has claimed responsibility for the latest attack on a Christian target. ISIS-affiliated gunmen opened fire at a checkpoint near the famed St Catherine's monastery on April 18, in the southern part of the Sinai ...

Deadly attack near Egypt's old monastery - Starr 103.5 FM

One policeman has been killed by gunmen who opened fire on a checkpoint near St Catherine's monastery in Egypt's south Sinai, officials say. Another three police officers were injured in the attack several hundred metres from the church entrance. So ...

Islamic State claims attack near Egypt's St. Catherine's Monastery - Israel Hayom

Attack on a police checkpoint near one of the world's most important Christian sites kills one police officer, injures four others • Attack comes 10 days before Pope Francis is scheduled to visit Egypt • Monastery is a UNESCO world heritage site ...

Egypt police officer killed in IS attack on Sinai monastery - Middle East Eye

Monastery of St. Catherine in Egypt's south Sinai, where a policeman was killed and three others wounded on 18 April (AFP). MEE staff's picture · MEE staff. Wednesday 19 April 2017 10:21 UTC. Last update: Wednesday 19 April 2017 10:31 UTC. googleplus.

Egypt: ISIS claims attack on monastery; Israel remains alert - World Israel News

ISIS claimed responsibility for an attack on Saint Catherine's Monastery in Sinai, the latest Islamic attack on Christians in Egypt. The Islamic State (ISIS) terror group has claimed responsibility for an attack on an Egyptian police checkpoint near ...