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Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang's Remarks on Terrorist Attack in Egypt - MFA China

Q: On May 26, a terrorist attack on Coptic Christians was carried out in Minya province, Egypt. At least 28 people were killed and 26 injured. What is your comment? A: China strongly condemns the severe terrorist attack in Minya province, Egypt ...and more »

Gunmen in Egypt Force Coptic Christian Pilgrims From Buses and Kill 28 - New York Times

CAIRO — Dressed in military fatigues, the gunmen waved down the bus filled with Christian pilgrims as it wended its way down a dusty side-road in the desert of western Egypt, headed toward a monastery. Claiming to be security officers, the gunmen ...and more »

Coptic Christians accuse Egyptian government of failing to protect them - The Guardian

Egypt's Coptic Christians have accused the government of failing to protect them in the wake of an attack claimed by Islamic State on a bus convoy that killed at least 29 people and injured about 20 more. Relatives of some of those killed said the ...and more »

Pope Francis Says Coptic Christians Killed in Egypt Bus Attack Were 'Martyrs' - NBCNews.com

Francis led thousands of people in prayer Sunday for the victims, who Francis said were killed in "another act of ferocious violence" after having refused to renounce their Christian faith. Image: Coptic Christians shout after the funeral of some of ...and more »

At least 23 Coptic Christians dead in Egypt bus attack; 25 injured - International Business Times, Singapore Edition

Egypt's state media reports that the incident took place in Minya province, about 220km (140 miles) south of the capital Cairo. By Samhati Bhattacharjya. May 26, 2017 18:56 +08. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi declares three-month emergency in Egypt ...and more »

Gunmen kill at least 28 in attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt - TRT World

The group of Coptic Christians was on a bus en route to a monastery in Minya, central Egypt when they were shot. An image grab taken from Egypt's state-run Nile News TV channel on May 26, 2017 shows people inspecting the remains of a bus that was ...and more »

26 killed as gunmen attack bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt - The Hindu

An image grab taken from Egypt's state-run Nile News TV channel on Friday shows the remains of a bus that was attacked while carrying Egyptian Christians in Minya province. AFP. May 26, 2017 15:44 IST. Updated: May 26, 2017 18:49 IST. more-in. State ...and more »

Coptic Christians killed in Minya bus attack - Aljazeera.com

At least 28 Coptic Christians have been killed and dozens more wounded by armed men who attacked them while they were travelling to a monastery in Egypt's Minya province. The Christians were headed on Friday to the Saint Samuel Monastery, located ...and more »

Egypt bus shooting: At least 26 dead after attack on Coptic Christians - Sky News

The attack is the latest by Islamic State in Egypt and comes on the eve of the holy month of Ramadan. 15:11, UK, Friday 26 May 2017. IS-linked militants opened fire on the bus as it travelled to a monastery. Image: IS-linked militants opened fire on ...and more »

Egypt launches raids in Libya after attack on Coptic Christians kills 26 - The Guardian

Egypt has carried out airstrikes in Libya after at least 26 people, including children, were killed and 25 wounded in a gun attack on a bus carrying Coptic Christians south of Cairo, the latest in a series of terrorist incidents targeting the religious ...and more »