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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 »

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

Relatives of people killed in attack on bus convoy say state of emergency in country has been undermined. Ruth Michaelson in Cairo. Sun 28 May 2017 07.10 EDT Last modified on Mon 27 Nov 2017 18.38 EST. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share ...and more »

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

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis expressed solidarity with Egypt's Coptic Christians Sunday following the attack on a bus carrying pilgrims to a remote desert monastery. Francis led thousands of people in prayer Sunday for the victims, who Francis said ...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 »

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 »

Tel Aviv city hall to display Egyptian flag following Cairo attack - The Jerusalem Post

The Municipality Hall building will be illuminated with the Egyptian flag to commemorate the victims of Friday's deadly attack in Cairo. By JPOST.COM STAFF, REUTERS. May 27, 2017 19:43. 1 minute read. > Tel Aviv City Hall lights up in solidarity with ...and more »

Egypt launches strikes in Libya after Minya attack - Aljazeera.com

Egyptian air force planes on Friday carried out six strikes directed at camps near Derna in Libya, where armed men responsible for a deadly attack on Christians are believed to have trained, according to military sources. The Islamic State of Iraq and ...and more »

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

Children among dead and at least 22 wounded in gun attack on convoy headed to monastery in Minya province. Ruth Michaelson in Cairo. Fri 26 May 2017 18.48 EDT First published on Fri 26 May 2017 06.54 EDT. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter ...and more »

Egypt hits Libyan terror camps again after attack kills 29 Copts - The Guardian

Egypt launched a fresh wave of air strikes against Libyan terrorist bases on Saturday in response to the killing of 29 Coptic Christians south of Cairo, with a warning of further retaliation possible. The airstrikes follow six bombing raids in Libya ...and more »

Why the Middle East's Christians Are Under Attack - New York Times

ISTANBUL — When Pope Francis visited Egypt last month, he called on the leaders of the Muslim world “to unmask the violence that masquerades as purported sanctity.” This was timely: Just a few weeks before, on Palm Sunday, Egypt's Coptic Christian ...and more »