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 ...

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

A policeman was killed and four others wounded on Tuesday when gunmen opened fire on a checkpoint near St Catherine's monastery in Egypt's Sinai, the Egyptian interior ministry said. IS's Amaq propaganda arm claimed the attack on social media.

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 ...